Map A plan of Alfred, Maine

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Title
A plan of Alfred, Maine
Contributor Names
Bussell, Joshua H., 1816-1900, cartographer.
Created / Published
[Alfred, Maine] : Joshua H. Bussell, August 28, 1845.
Subject Headings
-  Shaker architecture--Maine--Alfred--Maps
-  Shaker architecture--Pictorial works
-  Alfred (Me. : Town)--Maps
-  United States--Maine--Alfred (Town)
Genre
Manuscript maps
Pictorial maps
Notes
-  Shows buildings pictorially.
-  Pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Oriented with north to the right.
-  Folded vertically, with losses in the upper half.
-  Profiles on verso: The hill east & west -- The hill north & south -- Shape of the road from one bridge to the other.
-  Accompanying drawing shows three Shaker buildings, annotated, probably incorrectly, in pencil in lower margin as: 1. Hancock Mass. ; 2. Mt. Lebanon, South family, NY. ; 3. Mt. Lebanon, NY., Shaker meeting house.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 manuscript map : colored, mounted on paper ; 55 x 99 cm + 1 manuscript drawing (colored, mounted on cloth and laminated ; 39 x 52 cm)
Call Number/Physical Location
G3734.A432 1845 .B8
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3734a.ct003779r
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3734a.ct003779v
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3734a.ct003780
Library of Congress Control Number
2013593116
Online Format
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Description
Shows buildings pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Folded vertically, with losses in the upper half. Profiles on verso: The hill east & west -- The hill north & south -- Shape of the road from one bridge to the other. Accompanying drawing shows three Shaker buildings, annotated, probably incorrectly, in pencil in lower margin as: 1. Hancock Mass. ; 2. Mt. Lebanon, South family, NY. ; 3. Mt. Lebanon, NY., Shaker meeting house. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2013593116
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Chicago citation style:

Bussell, Joshua H., Cartographer. A plan of Alfred, Maine. [Alfred, Maine: Joshua H. Bussell, 1845] Map. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2013593116/.

APA citation style:

Bussell, J. H. (1845) A plan of Alfred, Maine. [Alfred, Maine: Joshua H. Bussell] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2013593116/.

MLA citation style:

Bussell, Joshua H., Cartographer. A plan of Alfred, Maine. [Alfred, Maine: Joshua H. Bussell, 1845] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013593116/>.