Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland & Delaware and portions of other adjoining states

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Title
Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland & Delaware and portions of other adjoining states
Names
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1871
Place: 172 William Street, New York
Publisher: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5438
Topics
Virginia
Virginia -- Administrative and political divisions
West Virginia
West Virginia -- Administrative and political divisions
Maryland
Maryland -- Administrative and political divisions
Delaware
Delaware -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 74 x 114 cm
Description
Shows county boundaries, roads, railroads, fortifications, place names. and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 810275413
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646476
Folder number: US246.1.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d03bb4f0-52d8-0135-cb2b-49229476a9e4
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

  • 1871: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland & Delaware and portions of other adjoining states" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e4151680-52d8-0135-dd7e-6b51f9d7bdfd

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland & Delaware and portions of other adjoining states" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 22, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e4151680-52d8-0135-dd7e-6b51f9d7bdfd

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1871). Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland & Delaware and portions of other adjoining states Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e4151680-52d8-0135-dd7e-6b51f9d7bdfd

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Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland & Delaware and portions of other adjoining states