Post route map of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina : with adjacent parts of Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia and Virginia : showing post offices with the intermediate distances and mail routes in operation on the 1st of December, 1888

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Title
Post route map of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina : with adjacent parts of Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia and Virginia : showing post offices with the intermediate distances and mail routes in operation on the 1st of December, 1888
Additional title: North Carolina and South Carolina with adjacent parts of Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia and Virginia
Names
United States. Post Office Department (Issuing body)
Enright, David (Creator)
Dickinson, Donald McDonald, 1846-1917 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1888 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Post Office Department
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5026
Topics
Postal service -- North Carolina
Railroads -- North Carolina
Postal service -- South Carolina
Railroads -- South Carolina
Postal service -- Southern States
Railroads -- Southern States
North Carolina -- Administrative and political divisions
North Carolina
South Carolina -- Administrative and political divisions
South Carolina
Southern States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Published by order of Postmaster General Don. M. Dickinson under the direction of David Enright, Topographer P.O. Dept."
Date: "The first edition was issued in 1883."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 131 x 155 cm ; NYPL Map Div. copy is divided into 8 sheets 75 x 41 cm or smaller
Description
Shows counties, cities and towns, mail routes and frequencies, railroads and natural features. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Inset map: Western part of North Carolina.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 986785301
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646064
Folder number: US185.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5cbb21d0-4240-0135-33f2-39c85b1d7884
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1888: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Post route map of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1888. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/70bec250-4240-0135-a560-596a919af0e1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Post route map of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/70bec250-4240-0135-a560-596a919af0e1

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1888). Post route map of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/70bec250-4240-0135-a560-596a919af0e1

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Post route map of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina