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Revised design for the improvement of the channel of Jones Falls and drainage of the adjacent portions of the city : submitted to the mayor and city council of Baltimore

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Title
Revised design for the improvement of the channel of Jones Falls and drainage of the adjacent portions of the city : submitted to the mayor and city council of Baltimore
Names
Tyson, Henry (Creator)
A. Hoen & Co. (Lithographer)
Tyson, Henry (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Maryland

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1869 (Inferred)
Place: Baltimore, MD
Publisher: Henry Tyson
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5091
Topics
Sewerage -- Maryland -- Baltimore
Baltimore (Md.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Henry Tyson.
Date: "April 8th 1869 Henry Tyson."
Statement of responsibility: "Lith. by A. Hoen & Co. Baltimore."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division , v.1, page 624, column 2, row 4
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale not given (W 76°37ʹ31ʺ--W 76°35ʹ50ʺ/N 39°18ʹ41ʺ--N 39°16ʹ52ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored; 65 x 34 cm, sheet 77 x 63 cm
Description
Shows location of Jones Falls, proposed channel & sewers, and "flooded district." Bound by North Avenue, Cathedral St., Greenmount Ave., President St. and the harbor. Includes "Section of new channel & avenues at Baltimore St. bridge," Section of sewer from Monument St. to Frederick St. dock," "Section of new channel showing the height of bridges," "Section of sewer above Bath St.," "Section of sewer from Bath St. to dock," and several additional section drawings. "Note: The original design for the improvement will be found in The Report made at the request of The Committee of Property Holders of the Flood District on the 31st of July 1868."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1004606641
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644918
Folder number: US087.3.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 17287510-8cdd-0135-d016-094df2a12b76
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

  • 1869: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Revised design for the improvement of the channel of Jones Falls and drainage of the adjacent portions of the city " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1869. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1e40b3d0-8cdd-0135-b118-0073eaa349d9

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Revised design for the improvement of the channel of Jones Falls and drainage of the adjacent portions of the city " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1e40b3d0-8cdd-0135-b118-0073eaa349d9

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1869). Revised design for the improvement of the channel of Jones Falls and drainage of the adjacent portions of the city Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1e40b3d0-8cdd-0135-b118-0073eaa349d9

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Revised design for the improvement of the channel of Jones Falls and drainage of the adjacent portions of the city