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Standard Railway Time (outline map)

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Standard Railway Time (outline map)
Allen, William Frederick (1846-1915) (Author)

William Frederick Allen papers, 1870-1894, bulk (1879-1894).

Writings and official documents relating to the adoption of national standard time.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1870 - 1894
Date Issued: 1883
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 53
Content: Collection consists of correspondence, circulars, broadsides, reports, maps, government documents, lists, pamphlets, and other papers relating to the movement that led to the establishment of a national system of standard railway time.
Ownership: 1901 Allen, William Frederick Gift
Content: William Frederick Allen (1846-1915) was an American editor,civil engineer and railroad expert.
Ownership: MSS 01M?
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12077717
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0ba370c0-c609-012f-4b64-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1846: Creator Born
  • 1870: Created (Approximate)
  • 1883: Issued
  • 1915: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Standard Railway Time (outline map)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1870 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8feb1255-da1a-7aa9-e040-e00a180644c4

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Standard Railway Time (outline map)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8feb1255-da1a-7aa9-e040-e00a180644c4

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1870 - 1894). Standard Railway Time (outline map) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8feb1255-da1a-7aa9-e040-e00a180644c4

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Standard Railway Time (outline map)