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Title
Map of the state of Florida
Names
United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers (Compiler)
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 (Creator)
Abert, John James, 1788-1863 (Creator)
Smith, M. L. (Martin Luther), 1819-1866 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Florida

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1875 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Bureau of Topographical Engineers
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5708
Topics
Railroads -- Florida
Florida
Florida -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled in the Bureau of Topogl. Engrs.
Content: Includes list of source-material authorities.
Statement of responsibility: "Verified Capt. M.L. Smith, Asst. in Bureau Topogl. Engrs. ; approved J.J. Abert, Col. Corps T.E., 3rd. June 1856."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 90 x 95 cm, on sheet 94 x 103 cm
Description
"From the most recent authorities, and prepared by order the Honorable Jeff. Davis, Secretary of War, in conformity with a resolution of the Senate of the 11th Feby. 1856, calling for "a general map of the peninsula of Florida, illustrative of the recent surveys for a canal, executed by virtue of the appropriations made for that purpose," 1856, reproduced in 1875." "Rail roads in operation to 1873 included."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 2006628339
RLIN/OCLC: 75375381
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644515
Folder number: US053.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 49a5b270-f206-0134-5f56-65d3c0214628
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

  • 1875: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the state of Florida " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1875. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/304a69f0-2a0d-0135-5e35-4de7ad676319

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the state of Florida " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 23, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/304a69f0-2a0d-0135-5e35-4de7ad676319

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1875). Map of the state of Florida Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/304a69f0-2a0d-0135-5e35-4de7ad676319

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the state of Florida