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William D. Cooke, "Cooke's new map of the state of North Carolina," 1857

Title

William D. Cooke, "Cooke's new map of the state of North Carolina," 1857

Description

This antebellum map of North Carolina displays counties, cities, comparative elevations, and three railroad lines (Western N.C. Railroad from Salisbury to Tennessee; North Carolina Railroad from Goldsboro to Salisbury; Atlantic & North Carolina R.R.).

Creator

William D. Cooke
J.H. Colton & Co.

Source

American Memory Map Collections, Library of Congress, "Cooke's new map of the state of North Carolina." Accessed September 25, 2012. http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/D?gmd:29:./temp/~ammem_9iJP::. 

Date

1857

Contributor

Cochran, Jessica

Coverage

North Carolina

Original Format

Illustration

Text

"Cooke's new map of the state of North Carolina: constructed from actual surveys, private contributions & authentic public documents procured for the purpose under a special resolution of the General Assembly of the state. William D. Cooke, A.M., Principal of the North Carolina Institution for the Deaf, Dumb, and the Blind. 1857."

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Citation

William D. Cooke, William D. Cooke, "Cooke's new map of the state of North Carolina," 1857, Civil War Era NC, accessed September 25, 2017, https://cwnc.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/641.