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Title
Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York
Additional title: Map of the railroads of the state of New York
Names
New York (State). Board of Railroad Commissioners (Publisher)
Clark, John T. (Civil engineer) (Author)
McAlpine, William J. (William Jarvis) (Author)
Swain, James B. (James Barrett), 1820-1895 (Author)
Vaughan, David, active 1849-1864 (Draftsman)
Van Benthuysen, C. (Charles), 1817-1881 (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1856 (Inferred)
Place: Albany, N.Y.
Publisher: New York State Board of Railroad Commissioners?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5757
Topics
Railroads -- New York (State)
Railroads -- Pennsylvania
Railroads -- New Jersey
Railroads -- Vermont
Railroads -- Massachusetts
Railroads -- Connecticut
Canals -- New York (State)
Railroads
New York (State) -- Administrative and political divisions
New York (State)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: prepared under the direction of the Rail road commissioners 1856 ; John T. Clark, Wm J. McAlpine, James B. Swain, commissioners ; drawn by David Vaughan.
Content: Map also shows lakes, canals, drainage and county boundaries as well as adjacent portions of neighboring states and provinces.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Commissioners names are facsimiles of signatures.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 57 x 74 cm, on sheet 60 x 76 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 905078009
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645584
Other local Identifier: US143.3.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 06cdda40-7f37-0133-eb83-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1856: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91407a80-7f38-0133-061e-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91407a80-7f38-0133-061e-00505686d14e

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1856). Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91407a80-7f38-0133-061e-00505686d14e

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York