Brazil: Provincial Railroads Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Brazil: Provincial Railroads
  • Added Title List of railroad enterprises in Brazil on the 1st of December 1875 (Table No. 2)
  • Added Title List of railroad enterprises in brazil on the 1st of December 1875 (Table No. 3)

Creator

  • Printer: Imperial Instituto Artístico (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: "Lith. De Imperial Instituto Artístico"

Contributor

  • Compiler: Brazil. Commissão, Exposição universal, Philadelphia, 1876.
    Contributor Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Imperial Instituto Artístico (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
    Place of Publication: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Additional Info: "Typ. e lithographia do Imperial instituto artistico"

Date

  • Creation: 1876

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Map showing provincial railroads in Brazil as of 1876, indicating (with red ink) those already built, in the process of being built, and projected to be built. Includes 2 tables listing location, length, distance from Rio de Janeiro and other statistics of the railroads.
  • Physical Description: 1 map : hand col. + 2 p.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Philadelphia. Centennial exhibition, 1876 -- Brazil.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Natural resources -- Brazil.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Brazil.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Railroads
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Geography and Maps
  • Keyword: statistics

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: Brazil
  • End Date: 1876
  • Start Date: 1875

Source

  • Book: The empire of Brazil at the Universal exhibition of 1876 in Philadelphia., 918.1 B739

Collection

  • Name: Rare Book and Texana Collections
    Code: UNTRB

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Resource Type

  • Map

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • OCLC: 564833
  • Call Number: 918.1 B739
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc29429

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K