Hand drawn survey map of Lake Placid and areas surrounding Lake Placid. Shown on the map are various lakes, streams, ponds, rivers and landmarks. The map shows part of the West Branch of the Ausable River, Chubb River, Conery Pond, Mirror Lake. The map also shows the Lake Placid Railroad. The map is marked, "Private copy from private papers of Verplanck Colvin." Original map is 19" x 18.7" inches and is held by the Dept. of Environmental Conservation.
circa 1870 – 1899
Colvin, Verplanck, 1847-1920
New York State Archives, Dept. of Environmental Conservation, Bureau of Real Property, Verplanck Colvin maps of the Adirondack wilderness
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