Map of the State of Georgia

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Title
Map of the State of Georgia
Names
Butts, James R (Compiler)
Barnes, Rufus L. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Georgia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1859 (Inferred)
Place: Macon, Ga.
Publisher: James R. Butts
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5762
Topics
Real property -- Georgia
Landowners -- Georgia
Real property
Georgia
Genres
Maps
Pictorial works
Cadastral maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled by James R. Butts, late Surveyor-General, Macon, 1859.
Content: Partial cadastral map showing names of landowners, drainage, county boudaries, railroads and other points of interest.
Content: Prime meridian: Washington, D.C.
Content: Contains a list of the Governors of Georgia.
Content: Includes vignettes of famous buildings: Capitol at Milledgeville -- Executive Mansion -- Asylum for Lunacy Midway -- Female Collece, Macon -- Academy for the Blind, Macon -- Stone Mountain -- Franklin College, Athens -- Tuccoa Falls.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Statement of responsibility: Printed, colored, and mounted by R.L. Barnes. Philadelphia.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 158 x 135 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 13531114
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644569
Folder number: US058.1.08
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fd106d40-004a-0135-512a-7bda1ee44a86
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

  • 1859: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the State of Georgia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1859. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97280840-ee7a-0135-d3b5-6594f897ee5f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the State of Georgia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 21, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97280840-ee7a-0135-d3b5-6594f897ee5f

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1859). Map of the State of Georgia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97280840-ee7a-0135-d3b5-6594f897ee5f

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the State of Georgia