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Title
Guide map of the city of Detroit
Additional title: Guide map of the city of Detroit showing location of hotels, churches, schools, railroad depots and all places of interest
Names
Silas Farmer & Co. (Publisher)
Robinson, Eugene (Draftsman)
Mendel, Edward, 1827-1884 (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Michigan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1863 (Inferred)
Place: 35 Monroe Av. cor. Farmer St., Detroit
Publisher: Published by S. Farmer & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5416
Topics
Detroit (Mich.)
Michigan
Genres
Maps
Advertisements
Illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Drawn by Eugene Robinson, city surveyor ; lith. by Ed Mendel.
Citation/reference: Koerner, A.G. Detroit, 83 ; Barnett, L. Mich., 5-0604 ; New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division , vol. 3, page 530, column 2, row 2
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color outlines ; 58 x 64 cm, sheet 66 x 68 cm ; designed to be folded to 15 x 10 cm
Description
Shows ferry lines to Windsor, railroad lines, points of interest. North oriented toward upper right. Includes text on rates of fare for public carriages. Inset: Junction of Grand Trunk, Michigan Central, and Michigan Southern railroads. Arc distances measured from Campus Martius. Advertisements on verso.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 50786119
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645243
Folder number: US106.3.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d7916750-2f86-0136-d1b3-61fad0639e10
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Guide map of the city of Detroit " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1863. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/dfc999c0-2f86-0136-ee47-776a1f1a9312

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Guide map of the city of Detroit " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 15, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/dfc999c0-2f86-0136-ee47-776a1f1a9312

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1863). Guide map of the city of Detroit Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/dfc999c0-2f86-0136-ee47-776a1f1a9312

Wikipedia Citation

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Guide map of the city of Detroit