Higgins' map of St. Louis and vicinity : map includes St. Louis County and parts of St. Charles county in Missouri and part of Monroe, St. Clair, Madison and Jersey Counties, in Illinois

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Title
Higgins' map of St. Louis and vicinity : map includes St. Louis County and parts of St. Charles county in Missouri and part of Monroe, St. Clair, Madison and Jersey Counties, in Illinois
Additional title: Map of Saint Louis and vicinity
Names
Higgins & Co. (Publisher)
Higgins, R. T. (R. Thornton) (Creator)
Higgins & Co. (Creator)
Higgins & Co. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Missouri

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891 (Inferred)
Place: 313 Locust street, St. Louis, Mo.
Publisher: Higgins & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5523
Topics
Saint Louis Metropolitan Area (Mo.)
Saint Louis County (Mo.)
Saint Charles County (Mo.)
Jefferson County (Mo.)
Monroe County (Ill.)
Saint Clair County (Ill.)
Madison County (Ill.)
Jersey County (Ill.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Higgins & Co., publishers, map engravers, colorers, and mounters, 313 Locust street, St. Louis, Mo.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1891 by R.T. Higgins, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C."
Statement of responsibility: "Part of map copyrighted by Higgins & Co., 1891."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 8, page 812, column 2, no. 3
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:63,000 (W 90°48ʹ--W 89°47ʹ/N 39°00ʹ--N 38°23ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 97 x 115 cm
Description
Shows congressional lines, survey lines, lot lines, section lines, quarter section lines, roads and survey & sections numbers.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1016161928
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645350
Folder number: US116.2.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dc41e6c0-c8b2-0135-a588-0fddff2e3939
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Higgins' map of St. Louis and vicinity " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/80595570-57a9-0136-1cea-53486aa1511c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Higgins' map of St. Louis and vicinity " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/80595570-57a9-0136-1cea-53486aa1511c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1891). Higgins' map of St. Louis and vicinity Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/80595570-57a9-0136-1cea-53486aa1511c

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Higgins' map of St. Louis and vicinity