Maps Jefferson County, New York : from actual surveys

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Title
Jefferson County, New York : from actual surveys
Contributor Names
Levey, Morris.
Shields, J. B.
Smith, Robert Pearsall, 1827-1898.
Created / Published
Philad'a [Philadelphia] : J.B. Shields, publisher, [1855]
Subject Headings
-  Jefferson County (N.Y.)--Maps
-  Landowners--New York (State)--Jefferson County--Maps
-  Cities and towns--New York (State)--Jefferson County--Maps
-  Villages--New York (State)--Jefferson County--Maps
-  Watertown (N.Y.)--Maps
-  Real property--New York (State)--Watertown--Maps
-  United States--New York (State)--Jefferson County
-  United States--New York (State)--Watertown
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names. Watertown city inset shows wards, buildings, larger real-property tracts (not residential lots), and some landowners' names.
-  Hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries and areas.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
-  Printed in northern/southern segments.
-  LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined), present sheets halved to enable folding.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 502
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes inset "Plan of Watertown", 17 village insets, list of "Subscribers", local business directories, and illustrations of prominent buildings.
-  2 copies
Medium
1 map on 2 sheets : mounted on cloth backing, hand colored, laminated ; 137 x 142 cm, sheets 69 x 142 cm, folded to 66 x 69 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3803.J4 1855 .L4
G3803.J4 1855 .L4 Copy 2 On 6 sheets, shellacked, darkened, wrinkled, cloth hemmed on outer edges, annotated in gray wash lettering "Jefferson N.Y." on cloth backing, printed adhesive label "Jefferson" affixed to cloth backing of title sheet.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3803j.la000502
Library of Congress Control Number
2013593068
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2013593068
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Levey, Morris, J. B Shields, and Robert Pearsall Smith. Jefferson County, New York: from actual surveys. [Philad'a Philadelphia: J.B. Shields, publisher, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593068/. (Accessed February 25, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Levey, M., Shields, J. B. & Smith, R. P. (1855) Jefferson County, New York: from actual surveys. [Philad'a Philadelphia: J.B. Shields, publisher] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593068/.

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Levey, Morris, J. B Shields, and Robert Pearsall Smith. Jefferson County, New York: from actual surveys. [Philad'a Philadelphia: J.B. Shields, publisher, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593068/>.