Map showing the route of the new aqueduct from Central Park to Croton Dam: together with proposed reservoirs, & c.

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Title
Map showing the route of the new aqueduct from Central Park to Croton Dam: together with proposed reservoirs, & c.
Names
New York (N.Y.). Aqueduct Commission (Publisher)
Newton, Isaac, 1837-1884 (Engineer)
Church, B. S. (Benjamin Silliman), b. 1836 (Engineer)
Welcke, Robert A (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

Croton Water System

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1884
Place: New York?
Publisher: Aqueduct Commission
Place: 178 William St., N.Y.
Publisher: Photo-lith by Robert A. Welcke
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 14-1402
Topics
Croton Aqueduct (N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: compiled from surveys made under direction of Isaac Newton, chief engineer, Dept. of Public Works ; the Aqueduct Commission, Benj. S. Church, chief engineer.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Oriented with north to the upper right.
Content: Scale approximately 1:60,000 (W 74°02ʹ16ʺ--W 73°33ʹ16ʺ/N 41°21ʹ00ʺ--N 40°41ʹ56ʺ)
Version identification: Differs from similar map. Lacks "Sheet no. 1" in upper left, and profile of aqueduct along bottom margin.
Acquisition: Purchase; Cohen & Taliaferro, 59 East 54th Street, suite #62, New York, NY 10022; invoice date 2014/04/21; zxqq.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 31 x 130 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 880451570
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20202260
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d13dff30-fcc2-0132-e541-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 178: Place
  • 1884: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map showing the route of the new aqueduct from Central Park to Croton Dam" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1884. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/67211a20-639f-0133-1e7b-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map showing the route of the new aqueduct from Central Park to Croton Dam" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/67211a20-639f-0133-1e7b-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1884). Map showing the route of the new aqueduct from Central Park to Croton Dam Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/67211a20-639f-0133-1e7b-00505686a51c

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Map showing the route of the new aqueduct from Central Park to Croton Dam