Maps A plan of the city and environs of New York in North America.

Format Maps
Dates 1776
Location New York
New York City
United States
Language English
Subjects Early Works to 1800
Land Use, Rural
New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
United States
A plan of the city and environs of New York in North America.
Created / Published
[London : s.n., 1776]
Subject Headings
-  New York (N.Y.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Land use, Rural--New York (State)--New York--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--New York (State)--New York
-  General street map showing selected letter-keyed buildings in built-up area and field lines with generalized land use in rural areas.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Also shows "Road to Kings Bridge where the Rebels mean to make a stand" and "Road to Kepps Bay where the Kings troops landed".
-  Also covers rural part of Manhattan Island up to present-day 14th Street and small parts of Long Island.
-  Removed from: The Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure, London, Nov. 1776, v. 59.
-  Watermark: Oval cartouche surmounted by crown with capital letter W at right.
-  Imperfect: Annotated in pencil, missing index, missing small marginal section at fold line, rubber-stamped by previous owner-libraries.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1110
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
1 map : mounted on cloth backing ; 29 x 37 cm., folded to 19 x 12 cm.
Call Number
G3804.N4 1776 .P6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
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Dublin Core Record
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