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A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridge, and the preliminary surveys, with a profile of the grades

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Title
A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridge, and the preliminary surveys, with a profile of the grades
Names
Citti, L. F. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1865 (Approximate)
Place: Richmond, Va.
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5435
Topics
Virginia Central Railroad Company
Railroads -- Virginia
Railroads
Virginia
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 46 x 71 cm
Description
Detailed topographic map between Waynesboro and Covington showing relief by hachures, drainage, county roads and turnpikes, railroad lines, and "preliminary lines," county names, and boundaries. Distances are indicated at lower right of map. Consolidated in 1868 into the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad. See entry 365. [From published bibliography]. Oriented with north toward upper right. Includes distance chart and profile.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: gm 70002893
RLIN/OCLC: 5486682
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646473
Folder number: US246.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 809b9ec0-52d3-0135-411e-1bdf296f8a14
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

  • 1865: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridge, and the preliminary surveys, with a profile of the grades" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1865. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/901ac270-52d3-0135-a377-0c3e3eb717ee

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridge, and the preliminary surveys, with a profile of the grades" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/901ac270-52d3-0135-a377-0c3e3eb717ee

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1865). A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridge, and the preliminary surveys, with a profile of the grades Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/901ac270-52d3-0135-a377-0c3e3eb717ee

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A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridge, and the preliminary surveys, with a profile of the grades