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Title
Map of the Boston & Lowell R.R. system with its principal connections
Names
Boston and Lowell Railroad Corporation (Creator)
Rand Avery Supply Co. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1886 (Questionable)
Place: Boston, M.A.
Publisher: Boston and Lowell Railroad Corporation
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5292
Topics
Boston and Lowell Railroad Corporation
Railroads -- New England
Railroads
New England
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Includes train schedule at bottom and verso; inset: White Mountain district of the Boston & Lowell R.R.
Content: Description derived from published bibliography.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : 44 x 37 cm, sheet 55 x 38 cm
Description
Map of the northeast U.S. showing cities and towns and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. This line was chartered in 1830 and opened in 1835. In 1841 a second track was laid.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 98688600
RLIN/OCLC: 42954577
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644099
Other local Identifier: US025.3.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 95cb8ed0-a5ed-0134-224f-00505686a51c
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

  • 1886: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the Boston & Lowell R.R. system with its principal connections" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1886. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4bdddd0-a5ed-0134-4d0b-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the Boston & Lowell R.R. system with its principal connections" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4bdddd0-a5ed-0134-4d0b-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1886). Map of the Boston & Lowell R.R. system with its principal connections Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4bdddd0-a5ed-0134-4d0b-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the Boston & Lowell R.R. system with its principal connections