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Title
Aqueduct Commissioners topographical map of Croton Water Shed
Additional title: Topographical map of Croton Water Shed
Additional title: Topographical map of Croton Watershed
Names
New York (N.Y.). Aqueduct Commission (Publisher)
Worthen, W. E. (William Ezra), 1819-1897 (Creator)
Valles, J. A. (Draftsman)
Welcke, Robert A. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

Croton Water System

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1889 (Inferred)
Place: New York
Publisher: Aqueduct Commission?
Date Issued: 1889 (Inferred)
Place: 178 Williams St. N.Y.
Publisher: Robert A. Welcke, Photo-lith.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5905
Topics
Water-supply -- New York (State)
Croton River Watershed (N.Y.)
Croton Aqueduct (N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Topographic maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: W.E. Worthen C.E., New York, 1889 ; J.A. Valles, del.
Content: Relief shown by contours and spot heights.
Content: Covers the Croton Watershed north from Byram Lake to Quaker Hill and east from Croton Landing to Titicus. Shows dams, reservoirs, bridges, lakes, ponds, county boundaries, shafts, the line of the new aqueduct, and railroads. Also shows underlying drafting grid of latitude and longitude.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Version identification: Related version published at smaller scale of approximately 1:63,390.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 118 x 82 cm, on sheet 135 x 87 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 937393138
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645732
Other local Identifier: US155.2.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 15bb6180-b88d-0133-1ff3-00505686a51c
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

  • 1889: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Aqueduct Commissioners topographical map of Croton Water Shed" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1889 - 1889. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b2ce2e00-d7df-0133-dc1d-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Aqueduct Commissioners topographical map of Croton Water Shed" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b2ce2e00-d7df-0133-dc1d-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1889 - 1889). Aqueduct Commissioners topographical map of Croton Water Shed Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b2ce2e00-d7df-0133-dc1d-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Aqueduct Commissioners topographical map of Croton Water Shed