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Title
Telegraph and rail road map of the New England States
Names
Williams, Alexander, 1846-1930 (Creator)
Redding & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Place: 8 State Street, Boston
Publisher: Redding & Co., publishers
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5267
Topics
Railroads -- New England
Telegraph lines -- New England
New England
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Alex. Williams.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1854 by Alexander Williams in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts."
Content: Inset: Map of Boston showing the entrance of the rail roads. Circle, diameter 22 cm. Includes key to hotels.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 73 x 78 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 98688383
RLIN/OCLC: 43589651
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644074
Other local Identifier: US024.3.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 48c82b20-0a54-0134-e8d6-00505686a51c
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

  • 1846: Creator Born
  • 1854: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1930: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Telegraph and rail road map of the New England States" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4da7d750-81aa-0134-b488-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Telegraph and rail road map of the New England States" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 22, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4da7d750-81aa-0134-b488-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Telegraph and rail road map of the New England States Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4da7d750-81aa-0134-b488-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Telegraph and rail road map of the New England States