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Title
Map of Rensselaer Co., New York
Names
Lake, D. J. (Creator)
Beers, S. N. (Creator)
H. & C.T. Smith (Firm) (Associated name)
Smith, Gallup & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Counties

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Smith, Gallup & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-6012
Topics
Real property -- New York (State) -- Rensselaer County
Landowners -- New York (State) -- Rensselaer County
Rensselaer County (N.Y.)
New York (State) -- Rensselaer County
Genres
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: from actual surveys by D.J. Lake & S.N. Beers.
Content: County map, showing cities and towns, landowners, post offices, roads, railroads, and major natural features.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Includes a table of distances, local business directories, 31 insets of cities and towns such as: Greenbush -- Valley Falls -- Berlin -- Schaghticoke Hill -- Pittstown -- Hoosick Falls -- Poesten Kill -- Mechanicsville -- Nassau -- Sand Lake -- City of Troy. Scale 1:7,920. "Scale of village plans, 40 rods to 1 in."
Content: Also includes vignittes of buildings such as: G.V.S. Quackenbush, dry goods, carpet & oil cloth warehouse, corner Third St. & Broadway, Troy, N.Y. -- Res. of Jacob Y. Kipp, esq., Pittstown, N.Y. -- Troy University, N.Y.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress, by H. & C.T. Smith, in the year 1861, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 148 x 150 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 2009583522
RLIN/OCLC: 497537687
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645839
Other local Identifier: US167.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 69c08170-04bd-0134-b353-00505686a51c
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

  • 1861: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Rensselaer Co., New York" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7e20a230-04bd-0134-bccb-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Rensselaer Co., New York" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7e20a230-04bd-0134-bccb-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). Map of Rensselaer Co., New York Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7e20a230-04bd-0134-bccb-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Rensselaer Co., New York