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Title
Traver's map of Tacoma and environs, Washington
Names
Plummer, Frederick G. (Compiler)
Traver, George W. (Publisher)
Everts, L. H. (Louis H.) (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Washington

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Place: Tacoma, Washington
Publisher: G.W. Traver?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5512
Topics
Real property -- Washington (State) -- Tacoma
Landowners -- Washington (State) -- Tacoma
Real property
Tacoma (Wash.)
Pierce County (Wash.)
Washington (State) -- Tacoma
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled by Frederick G. Plummer, civil engineer, Tacoma.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1889 by G.W. Traver in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 9, page 462, column 2, no. 3
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 95 x 64 cm, on sheet 98 x 68 cm
Stamped top right & center : Geo. W. Traver, real estate & loans, Office 402 & 403 Merchant National Bank Building, Tacoma, Washington
Description
Shows city boundary, lot numbers, railroads, land ownership, township & section lines, etc. Depths shown by soundings. Includes inset of "A portion of the county of Pierce, Washington."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 21806752
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646550
Folder number: US253.2.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dde7fb30-2c6f-0136-5622-2b62a6caa0ee
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Traver's map of Tacoma and environs, Washington " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/569b5f90-3460-0136-5467-059a18733874

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Traver's map of Tacoma and environs, Washington " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/569b5f90-3460-0136-5467-059a18733874

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1891). Traver's map of Tacoma and environs, Washington Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/569b5f90-3460-0136-5467-059a18733874

Wikipedia Citation

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Traver's map of Tacoma and environs, Washington