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Map of the County of Cayuga.

  • ARTIST: David Burr

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

  • MEDIUM: Copper plate engraving,

    DATE: 1829

  • EDITION SIZE: 22 x 11 3/4" (559 x 297 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. Inclues the finger Lakes of Skaneatelas, Owasco and Cayuga.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: This impression from the 1839 re-issue published by Stone & Clark. 3rd floor

  • CONDITION: Good condition save for some faint staining and foxing. Original hand color.