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Title
Bird's eye view of Chicago, 1893
Names
Roy, Peter (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Illinois

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893 (Inferred)
Place: Chicago, Ill.
Publisher: Peter Roy
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5864
Topics
Chicago (Ill.)
Illinois -- Chicago
Genres
Maps
Aerial views
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Copyright, 1892, by Peter Roy, Chicago, Ill."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 534, column 3, no. 5
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 view : hand colored ; 37 x 76 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 22388
Description
Includes index and inset of "View of Chicago in 1832." Includes 14 vignettes of prominent monuments and public buildings, as well as an ancillary "Map of the buildings and grounds of the World's Columbian Exposition at Jackson Park and Midway Plaisance, Chicago, Ill., U.S.A. 1893" on verso.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 97686545
RLIN/OCLC: 37836298
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644671
Folder number: US067.2.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b2d9fb00-85ef-0135-3e70-35bd26bb1544
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Bird's eye view of Chicago, 1893" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/808c5370-90f0-0135-17be-6740d35b79e7

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Bird's eye view of Chicago, 1893" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 15, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/808c5370-90f0-0135-17be-6740d35b79e7

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1893). Bird's eye view of Chicago, 1893 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/808c5370-90f0-0135-17be-6740d35b79e7

Wikipedia Citation

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Bird's eye view of Chicago, 1893