Map of New York exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.

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Title
Map of New York exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.
Names
Burr, David H., 1803-1875 (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1839
Place: London
Publisher: David Burr
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1871
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
Canals -- New York (State)
New York (State) -- Maps
Railroads -- New York (State)
New York (N.Y.) -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Description derived from published bibliography.
Citation/reference: LC Railroad maps, 259
Content: Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads.
Content: From the author's American Atlas (London, J. Arrowsmith, 1839)
Content: Inset: City and county of New-York, Brooklyn, Williamsburg & Jersey City. 71 x 24 cm.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Statement of responsibility: By David H. Burr (late topographer to the Post Office), geographer to the House of Representatives of the U.S.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 91 x 124 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 42953703
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15044473
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a70f9920-c5a6-012f-fb04-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1803: Creator Born
  • 1839: Issued
  • 1875: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New York exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1839. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a70f9920-c5a6-012f-fb04-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New York exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 2, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a70f9920-c5a6-012f-fb04-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1839). Map of New York exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a70f9920-c5a6-012f-fb04-58d385a7bc34

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Map of New York exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.