Map showing the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania, with their outlets to tidewater

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Title
Map showing the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania, with their outlets to tidewater
Names
Lorenz, William, 1826-1884 (Creator)
Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1875
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.?
Publisher: Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co.?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-919
Topics
Railroads -- Pennsylvania
Anthracite coal -- Pennsylvania
Railroads -- New Jersey
Railroads
Pennsylvania
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Prepared by William Lorenz, chief engineer, P. & R.R.R. Co., July, 1875.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 56 x 70 cm, on sheet 58 x 73 cm
Description
Covers eastern Pennsylvania, northern and central New Jersey, and southeastern New York State west of the Hudson River and south of Newburgh. Shows railroad lines, with emphasis on those controlled by the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 78471800
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21279905
Folder number: US206.1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 14699850-537f-0135-ae70-6b7847bb8a25
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1826: Creator Born
  • 1875: Issued
  • 1884: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map showing the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania, with their outlets to tidewater " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1c209b70-537f-0135-fedb-2be6f4833539

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1875). Map showing the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania, with their outlets to tidewater Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1c209b70-537f-0135-fedb-2be6f4833539

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Map showing the anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania, with their outlets to tidewater