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Maps Map of Schenectady County, New York

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Title
Map of Schenectady County, New York
Contributor Names
Fagan, L.
Ramsay, Henry, surveyor.
Dumcke & Keil.
Created / Published
[Philadelphia?] : Published by L. Fagan, 1856.
N.Y. [New York] : Engraved & printed by Dumcke & Keil.
Subject Headings
-  Schenectady County (N.Y.)--Maps
-  Landowners--New York (State)--Schenectady County--Maps
-  Villages--New York (State)--Schenectady County--Maps
-  Schenectady (N.Y.)--Maps
-  Landowners--New York (State)--Schenectady--Maps
-  Real property--New York (State)--Schenectady--Maps
-  United States--New York (State)--Schenectady County
-  United States--New York (State)--Schenectady
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names.
-  Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries/territories and mounted on cloth backing.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1856 by L. Fagan in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
-  Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined).
-  LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, mounted on cloth backing, sectioned to 6 sheets, cloth-hemmed, north-central sheet imprinted on cloth backing with the figure of Neptune cum trident and with the words "Atlantic Fine Shirting", hand lettered "Schenectady, N.Y." in gray wash on cloth backing.
-  LC Land ownership maps, 558
-  Includes text, distance table, 6 village street insets, illustrations of prominent buildings, and large inset of "Schenectady City, surveyed by Henry Ramsay".
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map on 6 sheets : color ; 103 x 138 cm, sheets 58 x 49 cm and 58 x 50 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3803.S4 1856 .F3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3803s.la000558
Library of Congress Control Number
2013593232
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2013593232
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2013593232&searchType=1&recCount=10
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MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Fagan, L, Henry Ramsay, and Dumcke & Keil. Map of Schenectady County, New York. [Philadelphia?: Published by L. Fagan, . N.Y. New York: Engraved & printed by Dumcke & Keil, 1856] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593232/. (Accessed July 26, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Fagan, L., Ramsay, H. & Dumcke & Keil. (1856) Map of Schenectady County, New York. [Philadelphia?: Published by L. Fagan, . N.Y. New York: Engraved & printed by Dumcke & Keil] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593232/.

MLA citation style:

Fagan, L, Henry Ramsay, and Dumcke & Keil. Map of Schenectady County, New York. [Philadelphia?: Published by L. Fagan, . N.Y. New York: Engraved & printed by Dumcke & Keil, 1856] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593232/>.