Rand, McNally & Co.'s new and concise map of Chicago : showing the new city limits and location of the world's Columbian Exposition : streets, parks, boulevards, railroads, street car lines, etc. ; Rand, McNally & Co.'s map of Chicago, no. 3Additional title: New and concise map of Chicago : showing the new city limits and location of the world's Columbian Exposition : streets, parks, boulevards, railroads, street car lines, etc.Additional title: Rand, McNally & Co.'s map of Chicago, no. 3Additional title: Map of Chicago, no. 3
NamesRand McNally and Company (Publisher)Eggleston, Mallette and Brownell (Firm) (Associated name)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1893Place: Chicago, Ill.Publisher: Rand McNally & Co., Publishers
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 15-5862Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5865
TopicsWorld's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)Railroads -- Illinois -- ChicagoChicago (Ill.)Chicago (Ill.) -- Administrative and political divisionsChicago Metropolitan Area (Ill.)Illinois -- Chicago
NotesStatement of responsibility: "Rand McNally & Co.'s standard map of Chicago, no. 3. Copyright, 1888 by Rand, McNally & Co. Copyright, 1892 by Rand, McNally & Co."-- print along lower left of "Rand, McNally & Co.'s new and concise map of Chicago" side.Statement of responsibility: "Rand McNally & Co.'s map of Chicago and Suburbs. Copyright, 1890 by Rand, McNally & Co."-- print along lower left of "Rand, McNally & Co.'s map of Chicago" side.Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 535, column 1, no. 4Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 2 maps on 1 sheet :both sides, hand colored ; 70 x 49 cm and 67 x 52 cm
DescriptionNYPL Map Div. copy has 2 copies of the map, mounted on muslim covering alternate side of map; Copy 1 [Map Div. 15-5862] shows New and concise map of Chicago; copy 2 [Map Div. 15-5865] shows Map of Chicago, no. 3. The new and concise map of Chicago includes advertisement for "Eggleston, Mallette & Brownell, Real Estate & Loans," a vignette of 72nd Street and the list of "Railroads entering Chicago." The Chicago, no. 3. map, includes list of railroads and radial distanses at 1-mile intervals.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 45657296NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644669Folder number: US067.2.02Folder number: US067.2.05Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 83c98710-85e9-0135-9585-5d26c8ef49e7
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