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Title
Historical map of Nantucket
Names
Ewer, Ferdinand C. (Ferdinand Cartwright), 1826-1883 (Draftsman)
Old Colony Railroad Company (Publisher)
Old Colony Steamboat Company (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1886 - 1899 (Approximate)
Place: Boston, Mass. ?
Publisher: Old Colony Line?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5191
Topics
Nantucket (Mass.)
Nantucket (Mass.) -- History
Nantucket Island (Mass.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Surveyed and drawn by the Rev. F.C. Ever, D.D., 1869.
Content: Reduced copy showing boundaries of surveyed sections, boundaries of the ancient sachem rights, and roads.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Includes lists of historical dates and events for the 17th - 19th centuries, (latest date: 1886); and Old Colony Railroad and Fall River Line advertisement at the lower left.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 22 x 35 cm, on sheet 25 x 37 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 958824758
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645018
Other local Identifier: US093.4.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 38f07aa0-6307-0134-94be-00505686a51c
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

  • 1826: Creator Born
  • 1883: Creator Died
  • 1886: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Historical map of Nantucket" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1886 - 1899. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/47fd0530-6307-0134-b57f-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Historical map of Nantucket" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 5, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/47fd0530-6307-0134-b57f-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1886 - 1899). Historical map of Nantucket Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/47fd0530-6307-0134-b57f-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Historical map of Nantucket