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. 3

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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. 3
Additional 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. 3
Additional title: Map of Chicago, no. 3
Names
Rand McNally and Company (Publisher)
Eggleston, Mallette and Brownell (Firm) (Associated name)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Illinois

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Place: Chicago, Ill.
Publisher: Rand McNally & Co., Publishers
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5862
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5865
Topics
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Railroads -- Illinois -- Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Chicago Metropolitan Area (Ill.)
Illinois -- Chicago
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement 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. 4
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 2 maps on 1 sheet :both sides, hand colored ; 70 x 49 cm and 67 x 52 cm
Description
NYPL 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 Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 45657296
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644669
Folder number: US067.2.02
Folder number: US067.2.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 83c98710-85e9-0135-9585-5d26c8ef49e7
Rights Statement
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  • 1893: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Rand, McNally & Co.'s new and concise map of Chicago " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2b36b5f0-85ec-0135-db7d-0cbd62aa0251

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Rand, McNally & Co.'s new and concise map of Chicago " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 15, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2b36b5f0-85ec-0135-db7d-0cbd62aa0251

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1893). Rand, McNally & Co.'s new and concise map of Chicago Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2b36b5f0-85ec-0135-db7d-0cbd62aa0251

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Rand, McNally & Co.'s new and concise map of Chicago