Post route map of the states of South Carolina and Georgia

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Title
Post route map of the states of South Carolina and Georgia
Names
Nicholson, W. L. (Creator)
Key, David McKendree, 1824-1900 (Creator)
McClelland, D. (Engraver)
United States. Post Office Department (Issuing body)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

South Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Post Office Department
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5292
Topics
Postal service -- South Carolina
Counties -- South Carolina
Railroads -- South Carolina
Postal service -- Georgia
Counties -- Georgia
Railroads -- Georgia
South Carolina
Georgia
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Designed and constructed under the orders of Postmaster General D.M. Key by W.L. Nicholson, topographer P.O. Dept. ; engraved by D. McClelland.
Date: "The first edition was issued in 1879."
Date: "The service on this diagram brought up to date of Oct. 1st., 1880."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 102 x 141 cm
NYPL Map Div. divided into 4 sheets 55 x 73 cm, or smaller
Description
Shows postal routes, counties, railroads, cities, towns, and swamps. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Includes explanation of mail service, general statistics, and distances.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 988027334
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646330
Folder number: US223.1.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6cfb41e0-3a7a-0135-319e-21777c7293d3
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

  • 1880: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Post route map of the states of South Carolina and Georgia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1880. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d481b2c0-3a7a-0135-8993-03ff164c79a2

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Post route map of the states of South Carolina and Georgia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 26, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d481b2c0-3a7a-0135-8993-03ff164c79a2

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1880). Post route map of the states of South Carolina and Georgia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d481b2c0-3a7a-0135-8993-03ff164c79a2

Wikipedia Citation

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Post route map of the states of South Carolina and Georgia