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Title
Map of Long Island and the southern part of Connecticut
Additional title: Colton's map of Long Island
Names
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

Long Island

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Place: 182 William Street, New York
Publisher: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5963
Topics
Roads -- New York (State) -- Long Island
Railroads -- New York (State) -- Long Island
Long Island (N.Y.)
Long Island (N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions
New York (State) -- Long Island
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Shows political boundaries, churches, houses, railroads, and mills and manufactories.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Also covers Long Island Sound, and New York City & vicinity.
Content: Map within decorative border.
Acquisition: Gift; Mr. Waite ; March 9, 1917.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 53 x 128 cm, on sheet 63 x 140 cm
Designed to be folded to 16 x 10 cm in a book cover.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 85452310
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645790
Other local Identifier: US161.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ae2916b0-cdd3-0133-1234-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1883: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Long Island and the southern part of Connecticut" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e2f30ca0-cdd3-0133-1d75-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Long Island and the southern part of Connecticut" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e2f30ca0-cdd3-0133-1d75-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1883). Map of Long Island and the southern part of Connecticut Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e2f30ca0-cdd3-0133-1d75-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Long Island and the southern part of Connecticut