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Title
Preliminary geologic map of Albany County, New York
Names
Hall, James, 1811-1898 (Cartographer)
Darton, Nelson Horatio, 1865-1948 (Cartographer)
New York State Geological Survey (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Counties

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893 (Inferred)
Place: Albany, N.Y.
Publisher: New York State Geological Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5721
Topics
Geology -- New York (State) -- Albany County
Albany County (N.Y.)
New York (State) -- Albany County
Geology
Genres
Maps
Geological maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: prepared under the supervision of James Hall, State Geologist ; N.H. Darton, assistant ; (southwestern townships by N.H. Darton), 1892 1893.
Content: In addition to geology, shows drainage, roads, railroads and structures.
Content: Relief shown by contours and spot heights.
Content: "The topography of the area of 20 foot contours is by the U.S. Geological Survey. The 50 foot contours are from approximate aneroid determinations on a base derived from the road map of Albany County by Gould & Moore."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:63,360. 1 inch = 1 mile (W 74°15ʹ--W 73°40ʹ/N 42°49ʹ--N 42°24ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 74 x 78 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 50693716
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645548
Other local Identifier: US135.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 02342cf0-58b7-0133-0b4c-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

  • 1811: Creator Born
  • 1893: Issued
  • 1898: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary geologic map of Albany County, New York" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d6673d90-7f40-0134-9d4d-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary geologic map of Albany County, New York" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 17, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d6673d90-7f40-0134-9d4d-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1893). Preliminary geologic map of Albany County, New York Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d6673d90-7f40-0134-9d4d-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Preliminary geologic map of Albany County, New York