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Preliminary geologic map of New York, exhibiting the structure of the state so far as known

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Title
Preliminary geologic map of New York, exhibiting the structure of the state so far as known
Names
McGee, W. J., 1853-1912 (Creator)
Hall, James, 1811-1898 (Creator)
New York State Geological Survey (Publisher)
Geological Survey (U.S.) (Printer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Place: Albany, N.Y.
Publisher: Geological Survey of the State of New York
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5719
Topics
New York (State)
Geology -- New York (State)
Genres
Maps
Geological maps
Notes
Content: NYPL Map Division copy (Map Div. 16-5719) is an incomplete base map copy, which includes an uncolored legend. Map is partially hand colored. The base map also includes manuscript notations in pencil on sheet no. 1: South west sheet lacking when received (No. 5); five sheets should be six sheets. [See Map Div. 16-5720 for complete map.]
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Statement of responsibility: Geological Survey of the State of New York ; prepared under the direction of James Hall, State Geologist, by W.J. McGee.
Statement of responsibility: "Published by authority of the Legislature of the State of New York."
Content: Includes inset map of Long Island and the five boroughs of New York City.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 6 sheets : color ; 161 x 171 cm, sheets 60 x 96 cm or smaller
NYPL Map Division copy lacks sheet no. 5., (S.W. Sheet)
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645547
Other local Identifier: US134.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 288fdba0-6084-0133-aaf2-00505686d14e
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

  • 1853: Creator Born
  • 1894: Issued
  • 1912: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary geologic map of New York, exhibiting the structure of the state so far as known" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9f56d240-60aa-0133-f7d1-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary geologic map of New York, exhibiting the structure of the state so far as known" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 8, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9f56d240-60aa-0133-f7d1-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1894). Preliminary geologic map of New York, exhibiting the structure of the state so far as known Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9f56d240-60aa-0133-f7d1-00505686a51c

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Preliminary geologic map of New York, exhibiting the structure of the state so far as known