Walden Pond. A reduced plan. 1846. Original pencil map.

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Title
Walden Pond. A reduced plan. 1846. Original pencil map.
Names
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 (Author)
Collection

Henry David Thoreau Papers, 1837-1917 bulk (1837-1860)

Series I: Manuscripts by Henry David Thoreau

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1846
Place: Walden, Concord, MA
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Thoreau
Shelf locator: m.b. Thoreau
Topics
Transcendentalism (New England)
Nature study
Walden Pond (Middlesex County, Mass.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe.
Physical Description
Drawing
Extent: 1 leaf
9 x 16 cm on leaf 18 x 25 cm. Note on verso "E. J. Weir from Sophia E. Thoreau." Removed from Walden: or, Life in the Woods (Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1854). Copy 2, (in which it is reproduced facing page 307). Accompanied by reproduction from A Thoreau Gazetteer, R. F. Stowell, ed. W. L. Howarth (Princeton UP, 1970). 1 leaf. Accompanied by MS note drafted in preparation for sale catalog. 1 leaf.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15520476
MSS Unit ID: 19098
Other local Identifier: 173767B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fee4fc00-0043-0130-ca92-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1817: Creator Born
  • 1846: Created
  • 1862: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Walden Pond. A reduced plan. 1846. Original pencil map." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1846. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/de7acbb0-56e5-0132-f22c-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Walden Pond. A reduced plan. 1846. Original pencil map." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/de7acbb0-56e5-0132-f22c-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1846). Walden Pond. A reduced plan. 1846. Original pencil map. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/de7acbb0-56e5-0132-f22c-58d385a7bbd0

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Walden Pond. A reduced plan. 1846. Original pencil map.