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Map of a portion of Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

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Title

Map of a portion of Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Date

1903

Coverage

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Map Item Type Metadata

Creator - Individual

Lester, Willard

Date Depicted (Display)

1903

Date Published (Display)

1903

Caption

"In LOC stamp: 'Two copies received...Copy B'"
"Below map: 'Lester Brothers, Real Estate Brothers, 377 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.'"

Abstract (& Historical Note)

This map depicts downtown Saratoga Springs as well as the expanding streets around downtown. The size of the city is noticeably different from that depicted in 19th century maps. Detailed paths of the numerous railroads running through Saratoga Springs at the time are noted, as well as hotels and points of interest (schools, churches, recreation etc.).

Repository

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

Scope

City

Type

City Plan

Theme

Transportation
Property and Development
Education

Subject - Details

Adirondack R.R. (N.Y.)
Armory (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Boston and Maine Railroad (B&M Railroad)
Church-- Baptist
Church-- Catholic
Church-- Congregational
Church-- Episcopal
Church-- Methodist
Church-- Presbyterian
Compass rose
Congress Hall (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Congress Park (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Convention Hall (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Corporation (D &H, R.R.)
Grand Union Hotel (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Greenridge Cemetery (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Hudson Valley R.R. (N.Y.)
Iconography--race track
Kensington Hotel (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Post Office (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Public works (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)-- water works, water supply
Railroad Place (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Saratoga Baths (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Saratoga Racecourse (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Saratoga Springs (N.Y.)--Corporation Line
Saratoga Springs Public Schools (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Temple Grove Seminary (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Town Hall (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
United States Hotel (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Woodlawn Park (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Worden Hotel (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Windsor Hotel (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
YMCA (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)

Subject - Geographic

Congress Spring (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Empire Spring (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Hathorn Spring (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
High Rock Spring (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Loughberry Lake (N.Y. : Lake)
Magnetic Spring (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Patterson Spring (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Red Spring (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Saratoga Springs (N.Y.)

Subject - Organization

Lester Brothers

Publisher

Lester Brothers

Place of Publication

Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Physical Dimensions

17' 'x 22''

Scale

600 feet to 1 inch

Record Creation Date

6/12/2014
3/26/2015

Citation

“Map of a portion of Saratoga Springs, N.Y.,” Skidmore Saratoga Memory Project, accessed October 3, 2022, https://ssmp.skidmore.edu/document/37.

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