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Railroad map of Illinois, 1891

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Title
Railroad map of Illinois, 1891
Names
Illinois. Railroad and Warehouse Commission (Creator)
Rand McNally and Company (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Illinois

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891 (Inferred)
Place: Chicago, Ill.
Publisher: Rand, McNally & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5811
Topics
Railroads -- Illinois
Railroads -- Illinois -- Chicago
Railroads
Illinois
Chicago (Ill.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Prepared under the direction of, and presented by John R. Wheeler, Isaac N. Phillips, and W.L. Crim, Railroad and Warehouse Commissioners.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Date: Copyright date 1891.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 77 x 49 cm, on sheet 81 x 53 cm
Description
Also shows state and county boundaries, cities, towns, roads, and notable physical features. Inset: Connections with Belt Line, Chicago. Probably from: Illinois Railroad and Warehouse Commission / Annual report (20th, 1890). Springfield : The Commission, 1891.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 16628534
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644618
Folder number: US062.4.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e0a27ea0-7c5f-0135-0964-081f97c1053c
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

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Railroad map of Illinois, 1891 " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ec5016b0-7c5f-0135-f772-03facf341ef7

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Railroad map of Illinois, 1891 " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 22, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ec5016b0-7c5f-0135-f772-03facf341ef7

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1891). Railroad map of Illinois, 1891 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ec5016b0-7c5f-0135-f772-03facf341ef7

Wikipedia Citation

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Railroad map of Illinois, 1891