New York: 1829. Rawdon Clark & Co. unbound. Map. Copper plate engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 19 7/8" x 25.25"
Stunning, rare map of New York state divided into counties. Denotes towns, major routes, waterways and topographical features, all in beautiful detail. Includes insets of three canal profiles (Champlain, Seneca and Erie). Two small tears to bottom edge otherwise in excellent condition. David H. Burr (1803-1875) served as Topographer to the United States Post Office and Geographer to the House of Representatives and was widely known for his accuracy and attention to detail. This atlas was among the first to map each of the United States individually. Please visit our Gallery for more Burr New York county maps.