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Map of the buildings and grounds of World's Columbian Exposition at Jackson Park & Midway Plaisance, Chciago, Illinois, U.S.A., 1893

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Title
Map of the buildings and grounds of World's Columbian Exposition at Jackson Park & Midway Plaisance, Chciago, Illinois, U.S.A., 1893
Names
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) (Issuing body)
Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912 (Creator)
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Illinois

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893 (Questionable)
Place: Chicago, Ill.
Publisher: World's Columbian Exposition
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5863
Topics
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Exhibitions -- Illinois -- Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Issued by the Department of Construction, D.H. Burnham, Director of Works.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 534, column 3, no. 6
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:5,000 (W 87°36ʹ25ʺ--W 87°33ʹ39ʺ/N 41°47ʹ36ʺ--N 41°46ʹ11ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 59 x 64 cm, on sheet 62 x 68 cm
Description
Oriented with north to the upper right. Includes key to Midway Plaisance, state and foreign sites and other buildings.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1004770442
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644670
Folder number: US067.2.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8e8e04f0-85ee-0135-7cb8-05b97db14a8a
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

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

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the buildings and grounds of World's Columbian Exposition at Jackson Park & Midway Plaisance, Chciago, Illinois, U.S.A., 1893 " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/988e1740-85ee-0135-0257-73aa9093b7c0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the buildings and grounds of World's Columbian Exposition at Jackson Park & Midway Plaisance, Chciago, Illinois, U.S.A., 1893 " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/988e1740-85ee-0135-0257-73aa9093b7c0

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1893). Map of the buildings and grounds of World's Columbian Exposition at Jackson Park & Midway Plaisance, Chciago, Illinois, U.S.A., 1893 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/988e1740-85ee-0135-0257-73aa9093b7c0

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the buildings and grounds of World's Columbian Exposition at Jackson Park & Midway Plaisance, Chciago, Illinois, U.S.A., 1893