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Title
New map of the city of Philadelphia : from the latest city surveys, 1892
Names
Smith, John L., 1846-1921 (Creator)
Real Estate Trust Company of Philadelphia (Associated name)
Smith, John L., 1846-1921 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892 (Inferred)
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: J.L. Smith
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5235
Topics
Real Estate Trust Company of Philadelphia
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Copyright secured 1892 by J.L. Smith."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 698, column c, no. 3
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:21,200 (W 75°16ʹ09ʺ--W 75°04ʹ05ʺ/N 40°04ʹ50ʺ--N 39°52ʹ43ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 71 x 101 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has manuscript notation on verso: B.F. Pabodie, Montclair, N.J. Phila.
Description
Detailed street plan of city showing wards, railroads, and radial distances from City Hall. In red below title: Presented by the Real Estate Title Insurance and Trust Company of Philadelphia, Tenth and Chestnut Streets. Places in city where company has insured titles marked with red x. Includes street directory, "Statistical notes," and "Elevations of the highest recorded points above high tide in the Delaware River."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 244676756
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646273
Folder number: US215.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 929a5520-c409-0135-e454-000398c41e5c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1846: Creator Born
  • 1892: Issued
  • 1921: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "New map of the city of Philadelphia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/60b6abf0-5d0f-0136-1f49-234690fc98c5

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "New map of the city of Philadelphia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/60b6abf0-5d0f-0136-1f49-234690fc98c5

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1892). New map of the city of Philadelphia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/60b6abf0-5d0f-0136-1f49-234690fc98c5

Wikipedia Citation

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New map of the city of Philadelphia