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Map of Roanoke, Virginia : showing the location of the Roanoke Development Co.'s property

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Title
Map of Roanoke, Virginia : showing the location of the Roanoke Development Co.'s property
Additional title: Roanoke Development Company
Names
Baist, G. Wm. (George William), 1859-1927 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890 (Inferred)
Place: 906 Walnut Street, Philadelphia
Publisher: G. Wm. Baist, Map Publisher
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5477
Topics
Roanoke Development Company
Real estate development -- Virginia -- Roanoke
City planning -- Virginia -- Roanoke
Real property -- Virginia -- Roanoke
Roanoke (Va.)
Roanoke (Va.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Prepared by G. Wm. Baist, surveyor, and map publisher.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1890 by G. Wm. Baist, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 30 x 49 cm on sheet 34 x 51 cm
Description
Shows city wards, individual street names, railroads, and major public buildings. Oriented with north toward upper left. Includes inset of: "Map showing the relative location of Roanoke and its railroad connections." and text on recto and verso. Also includes half-mile radial distances from train station in Roanoke, Virginia.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1001811086
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646515
Folder number: US250.2.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 61d5b6e0-6bf8-0135-3498-0d9a7bac1bf4
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

  • 1859: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1927: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Roanoke, Virginia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/711af120-6bf8-0135-db8c-45bbcf773f5a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Roanoke, Virginia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 29, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/711af120-6bf8-0135-db8c-45bbcf773f5a

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1890). Map of Roanoke, Virginia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/711af120-6bf8-0135-db8c-45bbcf773f5a

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Roanoke, Virginia