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Map of the County of Onondaga.

  • ARTIST: David Burr

  • PUBLISHER: Published by David H. Burr, NY.

  • MEDIUM: Copper plate engraving,

    DATE: 1829

  • EDITION SIZE: 18 x 12 1/2" (457 x 319 mm) plus margins.

  • DESCRIPTION: A fine map from Burr's "An Atlas of the State of New York Containing a Map of the State and of the Several Counties. Projected and Drawn by a Uniform Scale... under the Supervision & direction of Simon De Witt, Surveyor General.…" "It is a magnificent publication and was the second atlas of an individual state ever published." (Ristow). Engraved by Rawdon Clark & Co. Albany & Rawdon, Wright & Co. N.Y. Includes the city of Syracuse.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: This impression from the 1840 "re-issue" by Stone & Clark, Ithaca, NY.

  • CONDITION: Good condition and color, save for staining in the right margin, outside of the plate mark.