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Title
Coltons map of the New York wilderness and the Adirondacks
Additional title: Map of the New York wilderness and the Adirondacks
Additional title: New York wilderness and the Adirondacks
Names
Ely, W. W., -1879 (Compiler)
Wallace, E. R. (Edwin R.) (Associated name)
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882
Place: No. 182 William St., New York
Publisher: Engraved, printed and published by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5863
Topics
Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.)
New York (State) -- Administrative and political divisions
Northeastern States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: compiled by W.W. Ely, M.D. ; revised by Edwin R. Wallace.
Content: Shows roads, railroads, hotels and township and county boundaries.
Content: Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
Content: Prime meridian: Washington, D.C.
Content: Inset: [Map of the Northeastern states], scale 1:3,800,000. Statute miles 60 to one inch.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1881 by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 79 x 69 cm, on sheet 82 x 71 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 930916220
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645690
Other local Identifier: US151.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5919b120-7f28-0133-95d5-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Coltons map of the New York wilderness and the Adirondacks" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a11980a0-8c9c-0133-1408-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Coltons map of the New York wilderness and the Adirondacks" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a11980a0-8c9c-0133-1408-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1882). Coltons map of the New York wilderness and the Adirondacks Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a11980a0-8c9c-0133-1408-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Coltons map of the New York wilderness and the Adirondacks