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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Rand McNally and Company
Date:
1885
Short Title:
Railroad Map Of The Eastern & Middle States.
Publisher:
Rand McNally & Co.
Chicago
Type:
Case Map
Obj Height cm:
199
Obj Width cm:
142
Scale 1:
380,160
Note:
Copyright 1882. Inset map of the United States. 1 of six sections. Very large map of the northeast and middle coastal areas, which, although complete by itself, was also part of a twelve sheet map in six parts (two sheets to each part) that extended west to the 105th parallel and south to Florida and measured 10x15 feet (see Modelski). All the existing railroads are shown in great detail at a scale of six miles to one inch. Because of it great size, the map was hand colored. Dissected into 49 sections and backed with linen. See our 5802.000 for a related map. Folds into dark blue cloth covered boards 31x23.
Reference:
Modelski p 12.
Country:
United States
State/Province:
U.S. North East
Subject:
Railroad
Full Title:
Rand McNally & Co.'s New Railroad Junction Point And County Map Of The Eastern & Middle States. Prepared from the Latest Government Surveys, and Verified by the Working Time Tables of the Various Railroads. Drawn, Engraved, Printed, Colored By Hand And Published By Rand McNally & Co., Chicago. The Railroads on this Map are bought up to date of September 1885. Copyright, 1882, By Rand, McNally & Co. (inset) General Map Of The United States Of America Showing The Relative Geographical Position Of The Several States And Territories.
List No:
3117.000
Publication Author:
Rand McNally and Company
Pub Date:
1885
Pub Title:
Rand McNally & Co.'s New Railroad Junction Point And County Map Of The Eastern & Middle States. Prepared from the Latest Government Surveys, and Verified by the Working Time Tables of the Various Railroads. Drawn, Engraved, Printed, Colored By Hand And Published By Rand McNally & Co., Chicago. The Railroads on this Map are bought up to date of September 1885. Copyright, 1882, By Rand, McNally & Co. (inset) General Map Of The United States Of America Showing The Relative Geographical Position Of The Several States And Territories.
Pub Reference:
Modelski p 12.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
3117.000
Pub Type:
Case Map
Pub Height cm:
31
Pub Width cm:
23
Image No:
3117000
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