Item Details

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Map Showing the Railroad Connections With the City of Norfolk, Virginia

designed by Walter Sharp, Norfolk, Va
Map; Online
Buffalo, N.Y. : Matthews, Northrup & Co., Art-Printing works, 1890.
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:2,852,200]; Approximate scale 45 miles to one inch.
1 map : col. ; 67 x 60 cm. on sheet 72 x 64 cm.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Map covers the area within a thousand mile radius of Norfolk.
  • Tables below map: Water transportation routes: Steamship lines. Steamboat lines. -- Norfolk's importance as an entrêpot.
  • Color-coded for various railroads.
  • "M. W. Mason, Real Estate Agent, 17 Granby Street, Norfolk, Va." printed in red at top of map, inside neatline.
  • "13206" printed in lower margin just outside neatline.
  • A newspaper article about "Port Norfolk" reprinted from the Daily Norfolk News and Courier is re-printed on verso.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Imperfect: has several tears but no loss of text.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View


Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Special Collections Special Collections N/A Available
image of the page of the digitized material
G3884 .N6 P3 1890 .S53