Map Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c. Delaware, Maryland, Virginia

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Title
Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.
Other Title
Delaware, Maryland, Virginia
Contributor Names
Burr, David H., 1803-1875, cartographer.
Burr, David H., 1803-1875.
Arrowsmith, John, 1790-1873, engraver, publisher.
Created / Published
[London] : [J. Arrowsmith], [1839]
Subject Headings
-  Roads--Middle Atlantic States--Maps
-  Railroads--Middle Atlantic States--Maps
-  Postal service--United States--Maps
-  Middle Atlantic States--Maps
-  United States--Middle Atlantic States
Genre
Road maps
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
-  LC copy sectioned in 8 and mounted on cloth. Printed label on verso: no. 5, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia.
-  LC Railroad maps, 70
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : hand colored ; 91 x 124 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3790 1839 .B8
G3790 1839 .B8 Copy 2. Uncolored. In four pieces, with losses along all edges, mounted on two pieces of paper and backed with cloth. Extensively annotated with numbers, probably by the post office.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g37093.rr000700
Library of Congress Control Number
98688346
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. LC copy sectioned in 8 and mounted on cloth. Printed label on verso: no. 5, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia. LC Railroad maps, 70 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98688346
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Chicago citation style:

Burr, David H., Cartographer, David H Burr, and John Arrowsmith. Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c. [London: J. Arrowsmith, 1839] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/98688346/.

APA citation style:

Burr, D. H., Burr, D. H. & Arrowsmith, J. (1839) Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c. [London: J. Arrowsmith] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688346/.

MLA citation style:

Burr, David H., Cartographer, David H Burr, and John Arrowsmith. Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c. [London: J. Arrowsmith, 1839] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98688346/>.