Survey for a ship canal to connect the Lakes Erie & Ontario, Lockport route

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Names
Reed, J. G. (Cartographer)
United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers (Associated name)
Williams, William George (1801-1846 ) (Surveyor)
Drayton, T. F. (Associated name)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

Erie Canal

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1835
Place Term: [Washington, D.C.? :
Publisher: S.n.],
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1933
Topics
Canals -- New York (State) -- Surveys
Niagara Canal (N.Y. : Proposed) -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "Map no. 3."

Content : Direction arrows pointing south.

Content : Map drawn in 3 segments.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Content : Shows canal survey from Kempville (Olcott) on Lake Ontario through Lockport to Tonawanda on the Niagara River.

Statement of Responsibility: Surveyed under the direction of Capt. W.G. Williams, U.S. Top. Engs., by Lieuts. T.F. Drayton & J.G. Reed ; drawn by Lieut. J.G. Reed.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 108 x 71 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 22701639
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15025217
UUID: 4ee62e00-c5aa-012f-a458-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1835: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Survey for a ship canal to connect the Lakes Erie & Ontario, Lockport route" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1835. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f055-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Survey for a ship canal to connect the Lakes Erie & Ontario, Lockport route" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f055-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1835). Survey for a ship canal to connect the Lakes Erie & Ontario, Lockport route Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f055-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Survey for a ship canal to connect the Lakes Erie & Ontario, Lockport route