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Title
Map of Cook and DuPage Counties : [Illinois]
Additional title: Map of Cook and Dupage Counties
Names
Blanchard, Rufus, 1821-1904 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Illinois

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872
Place: 132 Clark Street, Chicago
Publisher: Published by Rufus Blanchard
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5815
Topics
Cook County (Ill.)
Cook County (Ill.) -- Administrative and political divisions
DuPage County (Ill.)
DuPage County (Ill.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Chicago Metropolitan Area (Ill.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 31 x 39 cm, on sheet 44 x 56 cm
Description
Shows township boundaries, railroads, post roads, and notable physical features. Includes advertisement and inset: "Map of Chicago, showing the wards, streets and parks." It also shows the railroads, horse railroads, and the limits of the fires of Oct. 7-9, 1871. No scale given.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 16119439
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644622
Folder number: US063.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 70f50ce0-8112-0135-1abf-3fbbec9297df
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

  • 1821: Creator Born
  • 1872: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1904: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Cook and DuPage Counties " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ee93650-8112-0135-2687-23cd7c4faf8a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Cook and DuPage Counties " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 25, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ee93650-8112-0135-2687-23cd7c4faf8a

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1872). Map of Cook and DuPage Counties Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ee93650-8112-0135-2687-23cd7c4faf8a

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Cook and DuPage Counties