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Adirondack Survey, 1873, secondary reconnaisance sketch of Mount Marcy and of the most elevated lakelet or pond sources of the Hudson River

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Adirondack Survey, 1873, secondary reconnaisance sketch of Mount Marcy and of the most elevated lakelet or pond sources of the Hudson River
Additional title: Secondary reconnaisance sketch of Mount Marcy and of the most elevated lakelet or pond sources of the Hudson River
Names
Colvin, Verplanck, 1847-1920 (Creator)
New York (State). Adirondack Survey (Publisher)
Weed, Parsons & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1873 (Inferred)
Place: Albany, N.Y.
Publisher: Adirondack Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5850
Topics
Lakes -- New York (State) -- Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.)
Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.)
Marcy, Mount (N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: field sketch and transfer by Verplanck Colvin.
Content: Relief shown by contours, hachures and spot heights.
Content: Oriented with north toward the upper left.
Content: "Adirondack Survey Report Pl. 6" -- top margin.
Content: "The streams upon this side are of the head waters of the Hudson River"-- left margin.
Content: "The streams upon this side flow through the Au Sable River &c. to the St. Lawrence River" --right margin.
Includes notes and symbols.
Content: From: Report on the topographical survey of the Adirondack wilderness of New York.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Version identification: Differs from similar map. Shows elevation of Mount Marcy as 5,402 feet.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 59 x 47 cm, on sheet 62 x 50 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 934713724
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645677
Other local Identifier: US150.2.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6c6644c0-a28d-0133-1986-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1847: Creator Born
  • 1873: Issued
  • 1920: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Adirondack Survey, 1873, secondary reconnaisance sketch of Mount Marcy and of the most elevated lakelet or pond sources of the Hudson River" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1873. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7b4622f0-a28d-0133-fabb-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Adirondack Survey, 1873, secondary reconnaisance sketch of Mount Marcy and of the most elevated lakelet or pond sources of the Hudson River" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 13, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7b4622f0-a28d-0133-fabb-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1873). Adirondack Survey, 1873, secondary reconnaisance sketch of Mount Marcy and of the most elevated lakelet or pond sources of the Hudson River Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7b4622f0-a28d-0133-fabb-00505686a51c

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Adirondack Survey, 1873, secondary reconnaisance sketch of Mount Marcy and of the most elevated lakelet or pond sources of the Hudson River