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[Plat book showing numbered lots of 27 townships of the (new) military tract in New York State].

[Plat book showing numbered lots of 27 townships of the (new) military tract in New York State].

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Date: ca. 1794
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Heavily annotated throughout by Elkanah Watson.
Title devised by cataloger.
Maps most likely date from 1793 to 1794.
Abstract:
The military tract comprised 28 townships (1,680,000 acres) in New York State that was granted to soldiers of the War of American Revolution. This land included all or parts of present day Cayuga, Cortland, Onondaga, Oswego, Schuyler, Seneca, Tompkins, and Wayne counties. The names of the towns were given classical Greek and Roman names along a few honoring English authors.
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1 atlas ([27] leaves) : 27 maps ; 10 x 16 cm
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 16195020
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