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Topographical map showing the entire water shed of Croton River above the Croton Aqueduct Dam: also the most available sites for storage reservoirs : from minute surveys made during the years 1857 and 1858

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Title
Topographical map showing the entire water shed of Croton River above the Croton Aqueduct Dam: also the most available sites for storage reservoirs : from minute surveys made during the years 1857 and 1858
Additional title: Topographical map showing the entire watershed of Croton River above the Croton Aqueduct Dam
Additional title: Entire water shed of Croton River above the Croton Aqueduct Dam
Additional title: Croton River above the Croton Aqueduct Dam
Names
New York (N.Y.). Croton Aqueduct Department (Publisher)
Craven, Alfred Wingate, 1810-1879 (Engineer)
Morley, James Henry, 1824-1889 (Surveyor)
Cushing, G. A. (Surveyor)
McMillan, Charles (Draftsman)
Bien, Julius, 1826-1909 (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

Croton Water System

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858 (Inferred)
Place: New York N.Y.
Publisher: Croton Aqueduct Board
Date Issued: 1858 (Inferred)
Place: 24 Vesey St., N.Y.
Publisher: Lith of J. Bien
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5904
Topics
Rivers -- New York (State) -- Westchester County
Rivers -- New York (State) -- Putnam County
Aqueducts -- New York (State) -- Westchester County
Aqueducts -- New York (State) -- Putnam County
Reservoirs -- New York (State) -- Westchester County
Reservoirs -- New York (State) -- Putnam County
Aqueducts -- New York (State) -- New York
Reservoirs -- New York (State) -- New York
Water-supply -- New York (State) -- New York
Croton River Watershed (N.Y.)
Croton Aqueduct (N.Y.)
New York (State) -- Croton River Watershed
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Croton Aqueduct Board.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Statement of responsibility: "Croton Aqueduct Board: M. van Schaick, Prest. Commissr., Theo. de Forest Asst. Commissr., A.W. Craven chief engineer; engineers: J.H. Morley in charge of survey in 1857, G.A. Cushing in charge of survey in 1858; asst. engineers: D.S. Crosby, Walter S. Church Jr., Thos. A. Emmet Jr., Benj. S. Church, Geo. S. Greene Jr."
Statement of responsibility: "Chs. McMillan, Del."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Version identification: Related version published at a larger scale of approximately 1:36,000.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 63 x 94 cm, on sheet 67 x 99 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 62169080
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645731
Other local Identifier: US155.1.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): efe2cd30-b8ab-0133-9f49-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1858: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Topographical map showing the entire water shed of Croton River above the Croton Aqueduct Dam" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858 - 1858. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/07160bc0-d7e1-0133-092f-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Topographical map showing the entire water shed of Croton River above the Croton Aqueduct Dam" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 25, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/07160bc0-d7e1-0133-092f-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1858 - 1858). Topographical map showing the entire water shed of Croton River above the Croton Aqueduct Dam Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/07160bc0-d7e1-0133-092f-00505686a51c

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Topographical map showing the entire water shed of Croton River above the Croton Aqueduct Dam