Maps Map of Ontario County, New York

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Map of Ontario County, New York
Contributor Names
Beers, S. N.
Beers, D. G. (Daniel G.)
Dawson, A. R. Z.
Gillette, John E.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Published by A.R.Z. Dawson, 1859.
Subject Headings
-  Ontario County (N.Y.)--Maps
-  Ontario County (N.Y.)--Surveys--Maps
-  Landowners--New York (State)--Ontario County--Maps
-  Cities and towns--New York (State)--Ontario County--Maps
-  Villages--New York (State)--Ontario County--Maps
-  Real property--New York (State)--Canandaigua--Maps
-  Real property--New York (State)--Geneva--Maps
-  Canandaigua (N.Y.)--Maps
-  Geneva (N.Y.)--Maps
-  United States--New York (State)--Ontario County
-  United States--New York (State)--Canandaigua
-  United States--New York (State)--Geneva
Cadastral maps
-  General-content county map showing towns (townships), numbered town survey divisions, rural buildings, and rural householders' names; the Canandaigua/Geneva insets show residential lots, lot numbers, land tracts, building coverage, and owners' names.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress by John E. Gillette in the year 1859 in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
-  Originally printed on 6 sheets (later conjoined to form single sheet on cloth backing).
-  Printed in western/eastern segments (2 sheets) and mounted on cloth backing.
-  LC copy imperfect: Darkened, brittle, missing small sections along edges, halved (the 2 resulting sheets thirded to enable folding).
-  LC Land ownership maps, 534
-  Includes distance table, local business directories, 28 village/city insets (including Canandaigua and Geneva), and illustrations of prominent buildings.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  2 copies
1 map on 2 sheets: color ; 152 x 148 cm, folded to 54 x 75 cm and 54 x 76 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3803.O4 1859 .B4
G3803.O4 1859 .B4 Copy 2 Also printed on 2 folding sheets (each thirded); hand colored to emphasize town boundaries and some town territories; some village insets also hand colored; less darkened than other copy; trimmed.
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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Beers, S. N, D. G Beers, A. R. Z Dawson, and John E Gillette. Map of Ontario County, New York. Philadelphia: Published by A.R.Z. Dawson, 1859. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed December 10, 2016.)

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Beers, S. N., Beers, D. G., Dawson, A. R. Z. & Gillette, J. E. (1859) Map of Ontario County, New York. Philadelphia: Published by A.R.Z. Dawson. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Beers, S. N, et al. Map of Ontario County, New York. Philadelphia: Published by A.R.Z. Dawson, 1859. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.