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Title
Colton's map of the county of Westchester
Additional title: Map of the county of Westchester
Additional title: Colton's road map of Westchester County, New York
Names
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Counties

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Place: New York
Publisher: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-6050
Topics
Roads -- New York (State) -- Westchester County
Aqueducts -- New York (State) -- Westchester County
Railroads -- New York (State) -- Westchester County
Westchester County (N.Y.)
New York Metropolitan Area
Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
New York (State) -- Westchester County
Genres
Maps
Road maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: drawn, engraved, and published by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co., 312 Broadway, New York.
Content: Shows township boundaries, roads, existing and proposed railroads, aqueducts, and town layouts. Covers Westchester County (N.Y.) to Harlem, as well as adjacent portions of neighboring states.
Content: Also includes historical notes with dates.
Content: Map within decorative border.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1885 by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 60 x 40 cm, on sheet 67 x 50 cm, folded in covers 16 x 10 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 824457614
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645877
Other local Identifier: US172.2.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6c477240-e565-0133-3c63-00505686a51c
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

  • 1892: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Colton's map of the county of Westchester" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fff57fd0-e566-0133-b408-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Colton's map of the county of Westchester" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fff57fd0-e566-0133-b408-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1892). Colton's map of the county of Westchester Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fff57fd0-e566-0133-b408-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Colton's map of the county of Westchester