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Map of Drives in the Vicinity of Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

1907-SS-Lester-Drives.jpg

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Title

Map of Drives in the Vicinity of Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Map Item Type Metadata

Creator - Individual

Lester, Willard

Date Depicted (Display)

1907

Date Published (Display)

1907

Abstract (& Historical Note)

Map depicting the 'drives' around Saratoga County in the regions of Saratoga Springs and Ballston Spa. The map shows these drives in the forms of roads, waterways, and railroad transportation.
It also depicts the directions of small towns and villages surrounding the area such as Glens Falls, Wilton, Fort Miller, etc.
This map depicts natural points of interest in the area such as numerous springs, lakes, camps, rivers, towns, and big attractions in Saratoga such as the Polo field or the Race Track.
The map also depicts the estimated placement of homes around the area through the use of small black squares.

Repository

Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress

Scope

County

Type

County maps
Outline maps
Road maps

Theme

Transportation
Travel and Tourism
Discovery and Exploration

Subject - Details

Saratoga Race Course (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Corporation (D &H, R.R.)
Hudson Valley R.R. (N.Y.)
Woodlawn Park (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Polo Field (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Horse Haven (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Yaddo (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Saratoga Golf Links (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Boston and Maine Railroad
Kaydeross Park (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.)
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Corporation (D &H, R.R.)--Schenectady Branch
Delaware and Hudson Railroad Corporation (D &H, R.R.)--Adirondack Division

Subject - Geographic

Ballston Spa (N.Y.)
Saratoga Springs (N.Y.)
Saratoga Lake (N.Y. : Lake)
Saratoga County (N.Y.)
Lake Lonely (N.Y. : Lake)
Loughberry Lake (N.Y. : Lake)
Kayaderosseras Creek (Saratoga County, N.Y.)
Snake Hill (Saratoga Springs,N.Y.)

Publisher

Lester Brothers

Scale

1 2/3in: 1mi

Record Creation Date

6/9/2014

Citation

“Map of Drives in the Vicinity of Saratoga Springs, N.Y.,” Skidmore Saratoga Memory Project, accessed October 3, 2022, https://ssmp.skidmore.edu/document/45.

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