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Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada: showing all the canals, rail roads, telegraph lines and principal stage routes

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Title
Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada: showing all the canals, rail roads, telegraph lines and principal stage routes
Names
Burr, Henry A (Cartographer)
Disturnell, John, 1801-1877 (Publisher)
Atwood, John M., approximately 1818- (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1853
Place: No. 195 Broadway, New York
Publisher: J. Disturnell
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5091
Topics
Canals -- United States
Railroads -- United States
Telegraph lines -- United States
Stagecoach lines -- United States
Railroads
United States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: drawn by Henry A. Burr, topographer to the Post Office Dept., Washington, D.C. ; engraved by J.M. Atwood, N.Y.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Covers only a small amount of southern Canada.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1850 by J. Disturnell in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 53 x 68 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 925380121
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20643898
Other local Identifier: US010.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a91a0b00-8027-0133-bc00-00505686d14e
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

  • 1853: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1853. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/35a1b3e0-8028-0133-543e-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/35a1b3e0-8028-0133-543e-00505686d14e

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1853). Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/35a1b3e0-8028-0133-543e-00505686d14e

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Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada