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City Planning Board Map of the City of Saratoga Springs N.Y.

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Title

City Planning Board Map of the City of Saratoga Springs N.Y.

Date

1949

Is Part Of

"Saratoga Springs Looks to the Future"

Publisher

City Planning Board of Saratoga Springs

Description

This updated version of Mott's 1939 map includes multiple proposed changes to the city of Saratoga Springs.

Language

English

Creator

Samuel J. Mott

Subject

Saratoga Springs Urban Development

Type

Map

Abstract

This map is an updated version of the previous 1939 version. A few differences included are depicted with zone numbers the city reservoir, new, library, casino community center, junior high addition, new playground, two possible playfields, new housing, new street, possible highway, possible parking area, improved sewage pump station, and a village brook drain. The map shows a mid-20th century focus on urban development and rejuvenation in Saratoga Springs.

Bibliographic Citation

“City Planning Board Map of the City of Saratoga Springs N.Y.,” Skidmore Saratoga Memory Project, accessed March 23, 2015, http://ssmp.skidmore.edu/items/show/99.

Rights Holder

Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress
Saratoga Room, Saratoga Springs Public Library

Map Item Type Metadata

Creator - Individual

Mott, Samuel J.

Date Depicted (Display)

1949 (revision of 1939 map)

Date Published (Display)

1949 (revision of 1939 map)

Abstract (& Historical Note)

This map is an updated version of the previous 1939 version. A few differences included are depicted with zone numbers the city reservoir, new, library, casino community center, junior high addition, new playground, two possible playfields, new housing, new street, possible highway, possible parking area, improved sewage pump station, and a village brook drain.

Repository

Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress
Saratoga Room, Saratoga Springs Public Library

Scope

City

Type

City Plan
Outline maps
Property maps
Road maps

Theme

Cities and Towns
Civic Life
Property and Development
Recreation

Subject - Details

City Reservoir (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Saratoga Springs (N.Y.)--Corporation Line
Saratoga Golf Club (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Congress Park (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Public works (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)-- water works, water supply
Recreation-- Athletic Field
Saratoga Race Course (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Greenridge Cemetery (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
St. Faith's School (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
St. Clement's Church (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
City Casino (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Saratoga National Bank (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
State Baths (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Saratoga Harness (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Transportation--railroad
Transportation--highways
City Hall (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)

Subject - Geographic

Excelsior Lake (Loughberry Lake) (N.Y. : Lake)

Place of Publication

Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Physical Dimensions

14''x 12''

Record Creation Date

6/23/14
2/28/2015

Citation

Samuel J. Mott, “City Planning Board Map of the City of Saratoga Springs N.Y.,” Skidmore Saratoga Memory Project, accessed September 19, 2017, http://ssmp.skidmore.edu/document/99.

Item Relations

This Item frbr:successorOf Item: Map of the City of Saratoga Springs

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