New and improved map of the city of Philadelphia : showing Fairmount Park with its drives and walks, wards, public squares & cemeteries, &c. &c.

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Title
New and improved map of the city of Philadelphia : showing Fairmount Park with its drives and walks, wards, public squares & cemeteries, &c. &c.
Additional title: Centennial anniversary, 1776-1876, American independence : Fourth of July
Names
Stoifier, E. (Creator)
T.R. Callender & Co. (Publisher)
H.J. Toudy & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1876 (Questionable)
Place: 3rd & Walnut Sts., Phila.
Publisher: T.R. Callender & Co.
Edition: Edition with 5 illustrations
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5225
Topics
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Genres
Maps
Illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled from the latest official surveys & information from the various departments of the city, by E. Stoifier, civil engineer.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1872 by T.R. Callender & Co. in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 697, column b, no. 3
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale not given (W 75°13ʹ51ʺ--W 75°04ʹ26ʺ/N 40°04ʹ53ʺ--N 39°53ʹ21ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 96 x 68 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy stamped in 2 places over publisher's name with "John P. Hunt, 29 So. 9th St., Phila."
Description
Includes 5 illustrations, and advertisement of T.R. Callender & Co. in lower left corner. Illustrations: Independence Hall -- View of old State House -- View up the Schuylkill River from West Laurel Hill -- Union League House -- Hemlock glen on the Wissahickon.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1014190221
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646263
Folder number: US213.2.10
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9d5acc30-c404-0135-a932-3d707057f139
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1876: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "New and improved map of the city of Philadelphia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1876. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c8cee520-66bc-0136-bc57-3f11b549931c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "New and improved map of the city of Philadelphia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c8cee520-66bc-0136-bc57-3f11b549931c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1876). New and improved map of the city of Philadelphia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c8cee520-66bc-0136-bc57-3f11b549931c

Wikipedia Citation

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New and improved map of the city of Philadelphia