The Union News Company's new and correct map of Chicago : showing the new city limits and location of the World's Columbian Exposition, streets, parks, boulevards, railroads, street car lines, etc.

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The Union News Company's new and correct 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: New and correct 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: Map of Chicago: showing the new city limits and location of the World's Columbian Exposition, streets, parks, boulevards, railroads, street car lines, etc.
Names
Union News Company (Boston, Mass.) (Creator)
Rand McNally and Company (Publisher)
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. 15-5867
Topics
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Exhibitions -- Illinois -- Chicago
Parks -- Illinois -- Chicago
Railroads -- Illinois -- Chicago
Street-railroads -- Illinois -- Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago Metropolitan Area (Ill.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Includes list of "Railroads entering Chicago."
Statement of responsibility: "Rand McNally & Co.'s map of Chicago and Suburbs. Copyright, 1890 by Rand, McNally & Co."-- print along lower left.
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 map : hand colored ; 69 x 49 cm, on sheet 70 x 51 cm
Piece of map, 14 x 20 cm, lacking in lower right corner
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1004770458
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644674
Folder number: US067.2.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bf27b8f0-8687-0135-7dcf-7d55b9f74a74
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 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. "The Union News Company's new and correct map of Chicago " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/cf4aa230-8687-0135-07c1-4dd0a91a84b1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The Union News Company's new and correct map of Chicago " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/cf4aa230-8687-0135-07c1-4dd0a91a84b1

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1893). The Union News Company's new and correct map of Chicago Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/cf4aa230-8687-0135-07c1-4dd0a91a84b1

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The Union News Company's new and correct map of Chicago