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Title
Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York
Names
Vaughan, David, active 1849-1864 (Cartographer)
Richmond, Van Rensselaer, 1814?- (Surveyor)
Perkins, George R. (George Roberts), 1812-1876 (Surveyor)
New York (State). Board of Railroad Commissioners (Publisher)
Weed, Parsons & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862
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. 16-5767
Topics
Railroads -- New York (State)
Canals -- New York (State)
Railroads -- Connecticut
Railroads -- Vermont
Railroads -- Massachusetts
Railroads -- Pennsylvania
Railroads -- New Jersey
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: prepared under the direction of Van Rensselaer Richmond, State Engineer and Surveyor; Geo. R. Perkins, Dep. State Engineer & Surveyor, 1862; drawn by David Vaughan.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Railroad routes, canals, and state borders indicated in color.
Content: Covers parts of adjacent states: Vermont, western Massachusetts, Connecticut, and northern Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 56 x 72, on sheet 61 x 77 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 40477144
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645594
Other local Identifier: US144.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 26b951b0-6167-0133-cdcf-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: 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. 1862. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/96a91fc0-79b0-0133-91d7-00505686d14e

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 November 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/96a91fc0-79b0-0133-91d7-00505686d14e

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1862). Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/96a91fc0-79b0-0133-91d7-00505686d14e

Wikipedia Citation

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