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Title
Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs
Additional title: New Orleans and environs
Names
Norman, Benjamin Moore, 1809-1860 (Creator)
L. Pessou & B. Simon (Lithographer)
Norman, Benjamin Moore, 1809-1860 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Louisiana

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857
Place: 44 Camp St. & St. Charles Strt., [New Orleans, La.]
Publisher: B.M. Norman
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-6012
Topics
New Orleans (La.)
New Orleans (La.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Louisiana -- New Orleans
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 857, column 2, no. 1
Content: Scale approximately 1:18,700 (W 90°08ʹ--W 89°59ʹ/N 30°01ʹ--N 29°53ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 37 x 51 cm, on sheet 41 x 53 cm, folded in cover 15 x 10 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy filed flat; encapsulated in mylar with front and back cover
Description
Shows city ward and district boundary lines, streets, railroad, locations of selected buildings, and radial distances from Canal St. Oriented with north toward upper right.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 945089311
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644819
Folder number: US080.3.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): adc7c0e0-2221-0135-42d1-00b9b26479a7
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

  • 1809: Creator Born
  • 1857: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1860: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c26af400-2221-0135-fd01-1b10129f1826

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 13, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c26af400-2221-0135-fd01-1b10129f1826

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1857). Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c26af400-2221-0135-fd01-1b10129f1826

Wikipedia Citation

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Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs