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A geological section of the country from the neighborhood of Sandy Hook in New Jersey northward through the Highlands in New York towards the Catskill Mountains.

Image ID: 433931

A geological section of the country from the neighborhood of Sandy Hook in New Jersey northward through the Highlands in... (1819)

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Image Title

:  A geological section of the country from the neighborhood of Sandy Hook in New Jersey northward through the Highlands in New York towards the Catskill Mountains.

Creator

: Akerly, Samuel -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: A.T. Goodrich & Co. -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1819

Item Physical Description

: 1 section : hand col. ; 16 x [78?] cm.

Notes

: "To Samuel L. Mitchill, professor of natural history in the University of New York, ... this geological sketch is inscribed ... Samuel Akerly." Note 2.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 3.) NYPL copy has publisher address crossed out and date amended in pencil to 1840. Copy imperfect: right (i.e. northern) edge lacking. Note 4.) Relief shown by profile and with spot heights.

Source

: Maps of New York City and State / Parts / (A-Z)

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 00-439 [Filed with N.J. Geology, 1840]

Digital ID

: 433931

Record ID

: 252784

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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