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Ellicott, Joseph 1760-1826

Overview
Works: 87 works in 114 publications in 1 language and 882 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Cadastral maps  Pictorial works  Manuscript maps 
Roles: Author, Surveyor, Composer, Editor, Cartographer
Classifications: F129.B8, 974.7
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Village of Buffalo : from maps in the offices of Secretary of State & Surveyor General, Albany by Joseph Ellicott( )

3 editions published between 1804 and 1965 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extracts from Jos. Ellicott's letter books and early correspondence by Joseph Ellicott( )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buffalo New York 1851 by New York (State)( )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Map of Irving Village by Jno. B Preston( )

2 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall case brass dial clock by Joseph Ellicott( Book )

3 editions published between 1760 and 1775 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall-case clock. The hood has a molded broken-scroll pediment terminating in carved roundels, with three turned and carved urn-and flame finials, a molded arch above the door, free-standing fluted columns at the four corners and a glazed door with an astragal top. Waist with cove and ogee molding at the top, fluted quarter columns at the front corners and a case door with a shaped top. Base with cove and ovolo moldings at the top, fluted quarter columns at the front corners, an applied base panel with shaped sides, ogee molding at the bottom and supported on ogee bracket feet. Composite brass dial with applied chapter ring with roman hour numerals and arabic minute numerals, applied cast ornament in the spandrels, a moon phase dial in the lunette, and the inscription "Jos Ellicott No 44 Buckingham" in the lunette arch. Inside the chapter ring there is a seconds dial and a calendar aperture. Eight day movement
Ellicott Square, Buffalo, New York( Book )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extracts from Jos. Ellicott's letter books and early correspondence by Joseph Ellicott( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall case brass dial clock by Joseph Ellicott( Book )

2 editions published in 1769 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahogany astronomical and musical tall-case clock. The hood has a molded and carved top with an open brace of four arms supporting a turned and carved ball-and-flame finial, pierced fretwork, molded arches on four sides, free-standing fluted columns at the four corners, with carved brackets above the columns. There are four glazed doors, providing views to the time dial, the orrery, the musical selections and the clockworks. Waist with cove molding and carved acanthus leaves at the top, fluted engaged columns at the four corners, and a case door with concave top corners. Blocked base with ogee molding at the top, and ogee molding at the bottom. Composite brass time dial with roman hour numerals and arabic minute numerals, applied cast ornament in the spandrels, registers in the spandrels to engage the music and orrery, and a moon phase dial in the lunette. Inside the chapter ring there is an applied name plaque engraved "Jos h Ellicott Pennsylvania No 32." Sweep seconds hand. Eight day movement. Painted dial with twenty-four song titles engraved on the chapter ring. Imagery of cherubs in the spandrels. Two openings provide access to the governors and allow adjustment of the speed at which the tune is played. The smaller cylinder is pinned with tunes that play on the hour. The larger cylinder is pinned with tunes that play every three hours. Tunes listed: [outer ring] Captain Read's Minuet, Address to Sleep, Willingham Frolick, Humours of Waping, Seaman's Hymn, Black Sloven, Free Mason's Wealth, King of Prussia March, The Pilgrim, Dear Cloe Give Me Sweet Kisses, [inner ring] Lady Coventry's Minuet, The Hounds are All Out, The Lass with a Delicate Air, Come Brave Boys, God Save the King, Nancy Dawson, Lads and Lasses, Loveley Nancy, Balance a Straw, Harvest Home. Orrery with bands of silvered brass and painted spheres to represent the motions of the earth, moon, and sun, along with five plants. Two subsidiary dials in the upper spandrels indicate the days of the week and the hours. A large applied dial in the lunette indicates the year and bears the inscription "Years according to the Christian Era."
Holland Land Company records and related documents at the Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society by Joseph Ellicott( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Ellicott was chief surveyor and resident agent of the Holland Land Company, 1800-1821
Joseph Ellicott, et al., letter to Morgan Lewis by Joseph Ellicott( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter to Morgan Lewis, dated Batavia, Genesee Courthouse, March 29, 1805, recommending that Richard Smith be appointed surrogate for Genesee County. Signed by Joseph Ellicott, Benjamin Ellicott, James W. Stevens, John Brannan, and J. Brisbane
[Map of Morris's Purchase or West Geneseo by Joseph Ellicott( )

1 edition published in 1800 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Manuscript map drawn for the Holland Land Company, covering far western New York State ; shows New York State Reservation along Niagara River and private land holdings identified by owner, including "A. [Aaron] Burr" and "A. [Alexander] Hamilton."
 
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Alternative Names
Agent of the Holland Land Company 1760-1826

Joseph Ellicott American judge

Joseph Ellicott Amerikaans advocaat (1760-1826)

ジョセフ・エリコット

約瑟夫·埃利科特

Languages
English (66)