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Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.

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Title
Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.
Names
Burr, David H. (1803-1875 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1839
Place: London? :
Publisher: s.n. ;
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1949
Topics
Virginia -- Maps
Virginia
Delaware
Maryland
Canals -- Delaware
Canals -- Maryland
Canals -- Virginia
Delaware -- Maps
Maryland -- Maps
Railroads -- Delaware
Railroads -- Maryland
Railroads -- Virginia
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Entered according to the Act of Congress, July 10th 1839, by David H. Burr, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia."
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Content: Relief relief shown by hachures.
Content: Shows township and county boundaries.
Citation/reference: LC Railroad maps, 70
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 987
Statement of responsibility: by David H. Burr, (Late topographer to the Post Office,) Geographer to the House of Representatives of the U.S.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 89 x 122 cm., sheets 97 x 66 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 43589165
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15025188
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2394aab0-c52b-012f-b9a9-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1803: Creator Born
  • 1839: Issued
  • 1875: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1839. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f063-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f063-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1839). Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f063-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.