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Reference map of a portion of Philadelphia, showing the principal points of interest

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Title
Reference map of a portion of Philadelphia, showing the principal points of interest
Additional title: Visitors' guide to the centennial exhibition and Philadelphia
Names
Centennial Guide Book Co. (Limited) (Creator)
J.B. Lippincott & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1876 (Inferred)
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5219
Topics
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Genres
Maps
Notes
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 697, column c, no. 7
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:36,210 (W 75°14ʹ08ʺ--W 75°06ʹ01ʺ/N 40°00ʹ56ʺ--N 39°52ʹ22ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 41 x 30 cm
Description
Shows radial distances from City Hall in half-mile increments, transit lines, selected buildings, and key to points of interest.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 79788363
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646257
Folder number: US213.2.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1e527610-bb65-0135-f869-273f92602043
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

  • 1876: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Reference map of a portion of Philadelphia, showing the principal points of interest" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1876. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3dfe7ab0-bb65-0135-6cec-5d783e83b33b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Reference map of a portion of Philadelphia, showing the principal points of interest" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3dfe7ab0-bb65-0135-6cec-5d783e83b33b

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1876). Reference map of a portion of Philadelphia, showing the principal points of interest Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3dfe7ab0-bb65-0135-6cec-5d783e83b33b

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Reference map of a portion of Philadelphia, showing the principal points of interest