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Map showing the economic minerals along the route of the Chesapeake & Ohio Rail Way : to accompany the geological report of Thomas S. Ridgway, geologist and mining engineer

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Title
Map showing the economic minerals along the route of the Chesapeake & Ohio Rail Way : to accompany the geological report of Thomas S. Ridgway, geologist and mining engineer
Names
Maury, Matthew Fontaine, 1849-1886 (Draftsman)
Ridgway, Thomas S. (Associated name)
Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad Company (Publisher)
New York Lithographing, Engraving and Printing Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

West Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5523
Topics
Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad Company
Mines and mineral resources -- West Virginia
Geology -- West Virginia
Mines and mineral resources -- Virginia
Railroads -- Virginia
Railroads -- West Virginia
Genres
Maps
Geological maps
Geological cross-sections
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Matthew F. Maury, c.e., delt.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 36 x 101 cm, on sheet 40 x 107 cm
Description
Covers area from Richmond, Va., to the Ohio River along the route of the railroad and shows the geological sections in which minerals are found. Includes 4 geological sections. Legend appears to suggest that map was meant to be colored to convey geological layers, but map is uncolored.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1002213777
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646561
Folder number: US254.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0ba0e170-7088-0135-716e-5960e9f7fb4b
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1849: Creator Born
  • 1872: Issued
  • 1886: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map showing the economic minerals along the route of the Chesapeake & Ohio Rail Way " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9159d060-14fb-0136-9613-009b6818b229

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map showing the economic minerals along the route of the Chesapeake & Ohio Rail Way " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 25, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9159d060-14fb-0136-9613-009b6818b229

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1872). Map showing the economic minerals along the route of the Chesapeake & Ohio Rail Way Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9159d060-14fb-0136-9613-009b6818b229

Wikipedia Citation

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Map showing the economic minerals along the route of the Chesapeake & Ohio Rail Way