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Title
Map of Allegany Co., N.Y.: from actual surveys
Additional title: Map of Allegany County, New York
Names
Bechler, Gustavus R. (Cartographer)
Smith, Robert Pearsall, 1827-1898 (Associated name)
Gillette, Matthews & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Counties

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1856
Place: 17 &19 Minor St, Philadelphia, [Pa.]
Publisher: Published by Gillette, Matthews & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5981
Topics
Landowners -- New York (State) -- Allegany County
Cities and towns -- New York (State) -- Allegany County
Villages -- New York (State) -- Allegany County
Allegany County (N.Y.)
Wellsville (N.Y.)
New York (State) -- Allegany County
New York (State) -- Wellsville
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by G. Bechler.
Version identification: LC copy hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries and areas of village/city insets.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1856 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : mounted on cloth backing ; 141 x 135 cm
Description
General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Includes county statistical table, local business directories (some indexed), 26 small-town/village insets (including Wellsville), and illustrations of prominent buildings.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 2013593215
RLIN/OCLC: 847787644
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645808
Other local Identifier: US163.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3c14180-ccfb-0133-4c4e-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1856: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Allegany Co., N.Y." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2519d960-ccfc-0133-62aa-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Allegany Co., N.Y." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 18, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2519d960-ccfc-0133-62aa-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1856). Map of Allegany Co., N.Y. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2519d960-ccfc-0133-62aa-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Allegany Co., N.Y.