Colton's new sectional map of the state of Missouri : compiled from the United States surveys & other authentic sources : exhibiting the sections, fractional sections, counties, cities, towns, villages, post offices, railroads & other internal improvements

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Colton's new sectional map of the state of Missouri : compiled from the United States surveys & other authentic sources : exhibiting the sections, fractional sections, counties, cities, towns, villages, post offices, railroads & other internal improvements
Additional title: New sectional map of Missouri
Additional title: Colton's sectional map of Missouri
Names
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (Creator)
Cox, J. P. (James P.), 1819 or 1820- (Engraver)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893 (Creator)
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Missouri

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1870
Place: 172 William St., New York
Publisher: G.W. and C.B. Colton & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5495
Topics
Railroads -- Missouri
Missouri
Missouri -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Cox, sculpt."
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1860 by J.H. Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 554, column 3, no. 5
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:633,600. 10 miles to an inch (W 95°50ʹ--W 88°50ʹ/N 40°45ʹ--N 35°55ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 79 x 95 cm, on sheet 86 x 101 cm, folded in cover 16 x 10 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy is divided into 2 sheets 86 x 51 cm or smaller, filed flat, encased in mylar with original cover
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. Includes notes and decorative border. Inside cover: includes publisher's advertisement.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 51771548
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645322
Folder number: US114.2.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 29c96b80-c8ba-0135-5f63-73358482deda
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1870: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Colton's new sectional map of the state of Missouri " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1870. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/344d9f10-c8ba-0135-f062-0031fa7a3981

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Colton's new sectional map of the state of Missouri " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/344d9f10-c8ba-0135-f062-0031fa7a3981

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1870). Colton's new sectional map of the state of Missouri Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/344d9f10-c8ba-0135-f062-0031fa7a3981

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Colton's new sectional map of the state of Missouri