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Maps Map of Allegany Co., N.Y. : from actual surveys

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Title
Map of Allegany Co., N.Y. : from actual surveys
Contributor Names
Bechler, Gustavus R.
Smith, Robert Pearsall, 1827-1898.
Gillette, Matthews & Co.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Published by Gillette, Matthews & Co., 1856.
Subject Headings
-  Allegany County (N.Y.)--Maps
-  Landowners--New York (State)--Allegany County--Maps
-  Cities and towns--New York (State)--Allegany County--Maps
-  Villages--New York (State)--Allegany County--Maps
-  Wellsville (N.Y.)--Maps
-  United States--New York (State)--Allegany County
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  LC copy hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries and areas of village/city insets.
-  "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1856 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
-  LC copy imperfect: Trimmed on all outer edges, sectioned to 6 panels to enable folding.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 474
-  Includes county statistical table, local business directories (some indexed), 26 small-town/village insets (including Wellsville), and illustrations of prominent buildings.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  2 copies
Medium
1 map : mounted on cloth backing ; 141 x 135 cm, folded to 74 x 46 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3803.A5 1856 .B4
G3803.A5 1856 .B4 Copy 2 On 4 sheets, not on cloth backing, hand colored, fold-lined, taped, trimmed at outer edges.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3803a.la000474
Library of Congress Control Number
2013593215
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2013593215
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2013593215&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Bechler, Gustavus R, Robert Pearsall Smith, and Matthews & Co Gillette. Map of Allegany Co., N.Y.: from actual surveys. Philadelphia: Published by Gillette, Matthews & Co, 1856. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593215/. (Accessed October 01, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Bechler, G. R., Smith, R. P. & Gillette, M. &. C. (1856) Map of Allegany Co., N.Y.: from actual surveys. Philadelphia: Published by Gillette, Matthews & Co. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593215/.

MLA citation style:

Bechler, Gustavus R, Robert Pearsall Smith, and Matthews & Co Gillette. Map of Allegany Co., N.Y.: from actual surveys. Philadelphia: Published by Gillette, Matthews & Co, 1856. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593215/>.