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Auction 146, Lot 248

"[Untitled - Geologic Map of the Lake Placid Quadrangle]", U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Subject: Lake Placid, New York

Period: 1916 (circa)


Color: Printed Color

15.5 x 19.5 inches
39.4 x 49.5 cm
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This attractive geologic map is focused on Lake Placid and the surrounding area. A key at right identifies 18 different geologic units as well as fault zones, dip and strike of foliation, glacial striae, stone quarries and mines. The geology was completed by W. J. Miller in 1915-16 and the base map was engraved by the U.S. Geological Survey in 1896.


Condition: A

Issued folding with a hint of toning.

Estimate: $120 - $150


Closed on 9/4/2013