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Map showing the railroad connections with the city of Norfolk, Virginia

designed by Walter Sharp, Norfolk, Va.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : col. ; 67 x 60 cm. on sheet 72 x 64 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:2,852,200]; Approximate scale 45 miles to one inch.
Published
Buffalo, N.Y. : Matthews, Northrup & Co., Art-Printing works, 1890.
Notes
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.
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