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Title
Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs
Additional title: New Orleans and environs
Additional title: Norman's plan of New Orleans
Names
Norman, Benjamin Moore, 1809-1860 (Creator)
Hayward, George, approximately 1800- (Lithographer)
Norman, Benjamin Moore, 1809-1860 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Louisiana

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Place: New Orleans, La.?
Publisher: B.M. Norman
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-6013
Topics
Real property -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
New Orleans (La.)
New Orleans (La.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1854, by B.M. Norman in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Eastern District of Louisiana."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:18,000 (W 90°08ʹ--W 89°59ʹ/N 30°01ʹ--N 29°53ʹ).
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 857, column 1, no. 7
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 37 x 49 cm, folded in cover 14 x 9 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy filed flat; encapsulated in mylar with front and back cover
Description
Shows city wards, districts, streets, railroad, lot numbers, locations of selected buildings, and radial distances from Canal St. Oriented with north toward upper right. Includes index to points of interest.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 984514390
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644820
Folder number: US080.3.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cdfdcca0-2223-0135-9461-0f59ac9ac115
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1809: Creator Born
  • 1854: Issued
  • 1860: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dd740920-2223-0135-e0ca-45325bdf9729

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 December 11, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dd740920-2223-0135-e0ca-45325bdf9729

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dd740920-2223-0135-e0ca-45325bdf9729

Wikipedia Citation

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Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs