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Title
Geology of the Genesee River
Names
Horsford, Eben Norton, 1818-1893 (Cartographer)
Merchant, George W., 1789 or 1790-1843 (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

(A-Z)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1836 - 1844 (Approximate)
Place: New York?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5843
Topics
Geology -- Genesee River (Pa. and N.Y.)
Fossils -- Genesee River (Pa. and N.Y.)
Fossils -- New York (State)
Fossils
Geology
Genesee River (Pa. and N.Y.)
New York (State)
United States -- Genesee River (Pa. and N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Geological maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: E.N. Horsford, del. ; G.W. Merchant, eng.
Content: Bird's-eye view.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Shows the river and geology of its gorge, as well as the geology of the immediate surroundings.
Content: Oriented with north toward the bottom.
Content: One view shows the river from Portage to the village of Wheatland, and the other, from the village of Scottsville to the mouth of the river in Lake Ontario.
Content: Includes lists of some of the types of fossils found in the area.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 view in 2 segments ; on sheet 42 x 50 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 54356952
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645670
Other local Identifier: US149.4.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 549a2130-8bba-0133-a583-00505686d14e
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

  • 1818: Creator Born
  • 1836: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1893: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geology of the Genesee River" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836 - 1844. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6d0edde0-8bba-0133-694f-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geology of the Genesee River" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 3, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6d0edde0-8bba-0133-694f-00505686d14e

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1836 - 1844). Geology of the Genesee River Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6d0edde0-8bba-0133-694f-00505686d14e

Wikipedia Citation

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Geology of the Genesee River