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Title
Map of Cleveland and its environs
Names
Merchant, Ahaz (Surveyor)
N. Currier (Firm) (Lithographer)
Merchant, Ahaz (Creator)
Merchant, Ahaz (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Ohio

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1835 (Inferred)
Place: Cleveland?
Publisher: Ahaz Merchant
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5083
Topics
Real property -- Ohio -- Cleveland
Cleveland (Ohio)
Ohio -- Cleveland
Genres
Maps
Cadastral maps
Illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Surveyed and published by Ahaz Merchant, October 1835.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 3, page 182, column c, no. 6
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:7,200. 600 feet to the inch (W 81°43ʹ45ʺ--W 81°39ʹ28ʺ/N 41°32ʹ20ʺ--N 41°28ʹ24ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : mounted on cloth ; 51 x 71 cm
Description
Shows streets, some lot numbers, public spaces, water bodies. Oriented with north toward upper right, lake Erie at top of map. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Includes inset map, "Cleveland Out Lots Commonly Called Ten Acre Lots" with scale of chains. Includes engraved landscape illustration, "View of Bridge A as seen from B". Includes notes, "References" (key to places of interest), "Population of Cleveland" at intervals between 1825 and 1835, and ". . . number of vessels entered and cleared at the port of Cleveland with cargoes and their aggregate tonage from AD 1825 to August 10, 1835".
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 986318343
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646121
Folder number: US191.2.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8df25800-2089-0136-d423-5bf820d6dd98
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

  • 1835: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Cleveland and its environs " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1835. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9af1dac0-2089-0136-b506-7bbe7a178e40

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Cleveland and its environs " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 24, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9af1dac0-2089-0136-b506-7bbe7a178e40

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1835). Map of Cleveland and its environs Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9af1dac0-2089-0136-b506-7bbe7a178e40

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Cleveland and its environs