NamesVan Vechten, J. (Creator)Flower, W. L. (Draftsman)Charles Shober & Co. (Engraver)Van Vechten, J. (Draftsman)Van Vechten, J. (Publisher)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1863Place: 170 Clark St., ChicagoPublisher: Revised, published & sold by James Van Vechten, office
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 15-5843
TopicsReal property -- Illinois -- ChicagoLandowners -- Illinois -- ChicagoChicago (Ill.)Chicago (Ill.) -- Administrative and political divisionsIllinois -- Chicago
NotesStatement of responsibility: Drawn from David's Atlas with the latest recorded subdivisions by F.L. Flower and J. Van Vechten ; engraved printed & mounted Chas. Shober, cor. Lake & Clark Sts., Chicago ; revised published & sold by James Van Vechten, office 170 Clark St., Chicago.Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to the act of Congress ... in the year 1863 by James Van Vechten."Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 533, column 3, no. 1Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)Content: Scale 1:6,000. 500 ft. = 1 inch (W 87°56ʹ24ʺ--W 87°31ʹ25ʺ/N 42°01ʹ23ʺ--N 41°38ʹ39ʺ).
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map : hand colored ; 191 x 114 cm ; divided into 4 sheets 98 x 58 cmNYPL Map Div. copy imperfect: torn, small pieces of map lacking; divided into 4 sheets 98 x 58 cm.
DescriptionShows streets, railroads, block & lot numbers, landowners, notable physical features. Includes street index. Includes inset showing ward boundaries. Includes continuation inset.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 271677118NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644650Folder number: US065.3.01Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 65821ee0-85cc-0135-704c-4bb2f658e06a
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