R.L. Polk & Co's map of the cities of Pittsburgh, Allegheny and environs

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Title
R.L. Polk & Co's map of the cities of Pittsburgh, Allegheny and environs
Additional title: Map of the cities of Pittsburgh, Allegheny and environs
Names
Jenkins, Jenks B. (Creator)
R.L. Polk & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Cities and towns, A - Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Detroit, Mich.?
Publisher: R.L. Polk & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5248
Topics
Street-railroads -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area
Pittsburgh (Pa.)
North Side (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area (Pa.)
Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: By Jenks B. Jenkins, c.e.
Statement of responsibility: "Jenks B. Jenkins, c.e., March, 1895."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 8, page 18, column c, no. 7
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:14,400. 1200 feet = 1 inch (W 80°03ʹ39ʺ--W 79°52ʹ18ʺ/N 40°30ʹ00ʺ--N 40°23ʹ53ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 76 x 108 cm
Description
Shows wards, railroads, and street-railways. Includes inset: Outline map of Allegheny County. Index of streets on verso. NYPL Map Div. copy mounted on muslin; street index on verso not legible.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 31039051
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646286
Folder number: US217.1.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 72981ba0-d466-0135-2d0d-19ccca50c91d
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "R.L. Polk & Co's map of the cities of Pittsburgh, Allegheny and environs " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/74f99db0-57aa-0136-efda-5f28a0837730

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "R.L. Polk & Co's map of the cities of Pittsburgh, Allegheny and environs " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/74f99db0-57aa-0136-efda-5f28a0837730

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1895). R.L. Polk & Co's map of the cities of Pittsburgh, Allegheny and environs Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/74f99db0-57aa-0136-efda-5f28a0837730

Wikipedia Citation

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R.L. Polk & Co's map of the cities of Pittsburgh, Allegheny and environs