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Title
Water shed of the Croton River
Additional title: Watershed of the Croton River
Names
Welcke, Robert A. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

Croton Water System

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1886
Place: New York, N.Y.?
Date Issued: 1886
Place: 178 Williams St., N.Y.
Publisher: Photo-lith. by Robert A. Welcke
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5908
Topics
Water-supply -- New York (State) -- New York
Croton River Watershed (N.Y.)
Croton Aqueduct (N.Y.)
New York (State)
New York (State) -- Croton Aqueduct
New York (State) -- Croton River Watershed
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Shows exisiting reservoirs, reservoirs to be built, proposed reservoirs, and proposed reservoir sites of 1858. Also shows dams, rivers, brooks, ponds, bridges, the line of the new aqueduct, county boundaries, and railroads.
Content: Relief shown by spot heights.
Date: "April 1886."
Content: "Total area of Croton Water Shed 361.82 Sq. Miles."
Content: "Area from which water cannot be stored except by dam at lower end of basin 115.39 Sq. Miles."
Content: Covers the Croton River Watershed north from approximately Quaker Bridge to Black Pond and east to the Connecticut border.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 40 x 30 cm, on sheet 44 x 34 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 670314039
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645735
Other local Identifier: US155.2.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0db9dfe0-b8a2-0133-51ac-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

  • 1886: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Water shed of the Croton River" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1886 - 1886. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/99724490-b8a2-0133-d324-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Water shed of the Croton River" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/99724490-b8a2-0133-d324-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1886 - 1886). Water shed of the Croton River Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/99724490-b8a2-0133-d324-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Water shed of the Croton River