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Title
Map of the city of Buffalo
Names
Gilbert, William B. (Surveyor)
Hooker, William, 1782-1856 (Engraver)
Wilgus, Alfred Waldo, 1796-1862 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Cities and towns, A-Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1836
Place: Buffalo, N.Y.
Publisher: A.W. Wilgus
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-6092
Topics
Street-railroads -- New York (State) -- Buffalo (N.Y.)
Real property -- New York (State) -- Buffalo (N.Y.)
Buffalo (N.Y.)
Buffalo (N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by W.B. Gilbert, City Surveyor ; engraved by William Hooker, New York.
Content: Shows city wards, block and some lot numbers, street car lines, steamer lines, ward boundaries, references for public buildings and population statistics.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1835, by W.B. Gilbert, in the clerk's office of the District court of the southern district of New York."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 55 x 53 cm, on sheet 61 x 58 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 38133104
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645919
Other local Identifier: US175.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b2e2fc30-0bd2-0134-6f42-00505686a51c
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

  • 1836: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of Buffalo" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c108c590-0bd2-0134-1a23-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of Buffalo" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 20, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c108c590-0bd2-0134-1a23-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1836). Map of the city of Buffalo Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c108c590-0bd2-0134-1a23-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the city of Buffalo