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Title
Map of Mount Desert Island, Maine
Additional title: Mount Desert Island, Maine
Names
Bates, Waldron (Compiler)
Rand, Edward L. (Edward Lothrop), 1859-1924 (Compiler)
Jaques, Herbert (Compiler)
Geo. W. Stadly & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Maine

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Place: Boston
Publisher: Geo. W. Stadly & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5032
Topics
Mount Desert Island (Me.)
Maine -- Mount Desert Island (Me.)
Genres
Maps
Topographic maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled by Waldron Bates, Edward L. Rand and Herbert Jaques.
Statement of responsibility: "Copyright 1896 by Waldron Bates, Edward L. Rand and Herbert Jaques."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:40,000 (W 68°28ʹ--W 68°08ʹ/N 44°29ʹ--N 44°12ʹ).
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 656, column 1, no. 6
Content: "Topography and hydrography adapted from the map of Mount Desert Island issued by the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, June, 1882."
Content: "Nomenclature, revised and corrected, adapted from the map dated June, 1893, compiled for the flora of Mount Desert Island."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color, mounted on linen ; 77 x 62 cm, on sheet 80 x 64 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 76015.
Description
Relief shown by contours, hachures and spot heights.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 64228122
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644859
Other local Identifier: US083.3.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 97e28d30-a2df-0134-33a2-00505686a51c
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

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Mount Desert Island, Maine" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a2f40760-a2df-0134-f643-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Mount Desert Island, Maine" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 25, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a2f40760-a2df-0134-f643-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). Map of Mount Desert Island, Maine Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a2f40760-a2df-0134-f643-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Mount Desert Island, Maine