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Extract from Borden's map of Massachusetts: with the several chartered rail roads

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Title
Extract from Borden's map of Massachusetts: with the several chartered rail roads
Names
Borden, Simeon, 1798-1856 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845 (Questionable)
Place: Boston?
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5103
Topics
Railroads -- Massachusetts
Railroads
Massachusetts
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Covers southeastern Massachusetts, extending north to Boston, south to New Bedford and Falmouth, west to Providence Rhode Island, and east to Sandwich.
Content: Shows railroads from Boston to Stoughton, Providence, Fall River, New Bedford, Plymouth, and Sandwich.
Citation/reference: Probably an extract from: Topographical map of Massachusetts / made by order of the Legislature ; Simeon Borden, Superintendent. Scale 1:158,400; or 1 in. = 2-1/2 miles. Boston : C. Hickling, 1844.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 58 x 50 cm, on sheet 60 x 50 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 66525191
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644930
Other local Identifier: US088.2.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 909bb780-5347-0134-de78-00505686a51c
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

  • 1798: Creator Born
  • 1845: Issued
  • 1856: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Extract from Borden's map of Massachusetts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cd755df0-5347-0134-edef-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Extract from Borden's map of Massachusetts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 28, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cd755df0-5347-0134-edef-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1845). Extract from Borden's map of Massachusetts Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cd755df0-5347-0134-edef-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Extract from Borden's map of Massachusetts