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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Watson, Gaylord
Date:
1874
Short Title:
Railroad Map Of The United States And Of The Dominion Of Canada.
Publisher:
Gaylord Watson
New York
Type:
Wall Map
Obj Height cm:
94
Obj Width cm:
131
Scale 1:
2,280,960
Note:
Has the map of the United States on one side and the map of the Western States and Territories and the curious map of Norway, Sweden and Germany on the other side. Lists R.A. Tenney as Manager of Watson's Western Map Depot, Chicago. Tenney later went into business on his own (see his Map of Illinois and advertisements). Inset maps on the front include: Lower Part Of Florida, Vicinity Of Philadelphia, Vicinity Of New York, Vicinity Of Boston, and Routes Of The Union Central & Kansas Pacific Railroads. Both U.S. maps in full color by county; map of Norway, Sweden and Germany by country. Front side is varnished, back is not. With black top and bottom rollers.
Reference:
cf Modelski 57.
Country:
Canada; United States
Full Title:
Watson's New County And Railroad Map Of The United States And Of The Dominion Of Canada. Compiled From The Latest Official Sources. 1874. Entered ... 1872, by Gaylord Watson ... Washington. (with 5 inset maps). (On verso) Watson's County And Railroad Map Of The Western States And Territories 1874. Watson's Western Map Depot, 64 Lake Street ... Chicago, Ills. R.A. Tenney, Manager. Entered ... 1871, by Gaylord Watson ... Washington ... (and) Map Of Norway, Sweden And Germany ...
List No:
3776.001
Series No:
1
Engraver or Printer:
Tenney, R.A.
Publication Author:
Watson, Gaylord
Pub Date:
1874
Pub Title:
Watson's New County And Railroad Map Of The United States And Of The Dominion Of Canada. Compiled From The Latest Official Sources. 1874. Entered ... 1872, by Gaylord Watson ... Washington. (with 5 inset maps). (On verso) Watson's County And Railroad Map Of The Western States And Territories 1874. Watson's Western Map Depot, 64 Lake Street ... Chicago, Ills. R.A. Tenney, Manager. Entered ... 1871, by Gaylord Watson ... Washington ... (and) Map Of Norway, Sweden And Germany ...
Pub Reference:
cf Modelski 57.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
3776.000
Pub Type:
Wall Map
Pub Height cm:
94
Pub Width cm:
131
Image No:
3776001
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