Maps A plan of the city of New York from an actual survey, anno Domini, M[D]CC,LV

Format Maps
Contributors Duyckinck, G.
Maerschalck, Francis W.
Dates 1755
Location New York
New York City
United States
Language English
Subjects Administrative and Political Divisions
Early Works to 1800
New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
United States
A plan of the city of New York from an actual survey, anno Domini, M[D]CC,LV
Contributor Names
Maerschalck, Francis W., -1776.
Duyckinck, G.
Created / Published
[New York?] Printed, ingraved for, and sold by G. Duyckinck [1755?]
Subject Headings
-  New York (N.Y.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  New York (N.Y.)--Administrative and political divisions--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--New York (State)--New York
-  Scale ca. 1:3,300; foot 660 to one 8 of a mile.
-  "To the Honourable James De Lancey ... this plan of the City of New York is humbly dedict. by your honours most obet. & humble servant G. Duyckinck."
-  Shows ward boundaries.
-  Indexed for points of interest.
-  Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 380
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1101
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 651/2
col. map, 47 x 86 cm.
Call Number
G3804.N4 1755 .M3
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3804n ar110100
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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