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Title
Elevated railway map of New York, Brooklyn, and Jersey City
Names
United States Life Insurance Co. (New York, N.Y.) (Author)
Marvin, Charles M. (Associated name)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1880 (Approximate)
Place: New York, N.Y.?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-684
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Jersey City (N.J.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Local transit -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Piers -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Scale not given. (W 74°02ʹ55ʺ--W 73°56ʹ24ʺ/N 40°47ʹ13ʺ--N 40°41ʹ50ʺ)
Content: Oriented with north to the right of sheet.
Content: Covers Manhattan south of 82nd Street, and parts of Brooklyn and Jersey City.
Content: Shows wards, piers, ferry lines and radial distances.
Content: Includes illustrations, and advertisement for United States Life Insurance Company.
Statement of responsibility: Stamp on top right of sheet: U.S. Life Insurance Co. general agent Charles M. Marvin, 261 & 263 Broadway, New York.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 35 x 49 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433087459354
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20550133
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 915155e0-f092-0130-a667-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1880: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Elevated railway map of New York, Brooklyn, and Jersey City" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1880. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9c6dd140-f3a2-0130-cd28-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Elevated railway map of New York, Brooklyn, and Jersey City" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 3, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9c6dd140-f3a2-0130-cd28-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1880). Elevated railway map of New York, Brooklyn, and Jersey City Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9c6dd140-f3a2-0130-cd28-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Elevated railway map of New York, Brooklyn, and Jersey City