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    Supervue of New York City / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Cover title: New York : latest guide and illustrated map. Alternate title: Supervue of New York City. Covers Manhattan and adjacent areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Text and maps of "Routes of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company," "B.M.T. lines," and "Location of stations, independent city own rapid transit ...

    • Contributor: Supervue Map & Guide Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1934
  • A plan of the city and environs of New York in North America.

    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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Plan de New-York et les environs.

    Scale ca. 1:82,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" indicates earthworks, forts, etc. with indication of number of soldiers to man them. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1214 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, on sheet 51 x 66 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • New York and Brooklyn, with Jersey City and Hoboken water front.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 598 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 53 x 84 cm.

    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1877
  • New York.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 600 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. col. map 53 x 43 cm.

    • Contributor: Williams, J. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • [Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above Albany), Mohawk River, Niagara region, and Lake Ontario in New York Province].

    Untitled pictorial depiction of rivers and fortifications on conical powder horn. Present title devised by cataloguer. Manuscript: Black/brown inks on bovine horn, shellacked. Has pewter pouring spout attached at narrow end and hinged pewter cap attached at wide end. Housed on wooden base covered by clear plastic box casement screwed-on to base at bottom. DLC Photograph of this horn is in "Journal of the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts coloured orange. Old rebel works coloured black.

    Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Oriented with north to the left LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1165 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 46 x 65 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • The city of New York.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 24 x 19 cm.

    • Contributor: Williams, J. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • [Map of New York Island and vicinity.

    Scale 1:126,720; 1/2 an in. to a mile. Manuscript, pen-and-ink tracing "copied from a map found among the Heath papers in the hands of Amos A. Lawrence, Esq. of Boston, by Henry Stevens, Jr." The Heath papers are now in the Massachusetts Historical Society collections. Area extends from above Dobbs Ferry to Red Hook in Long Island, from Hackensack River to Bynam's River. Shows ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the north or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the east or Sound River, shewing the several streets, ...

    Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the properest channel for sailing, with ye banks and depths of water," ca. 1:128,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1104 Available ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1766
  • Gracie Emmett in her great play the Pulse of New York.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 605 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest with those places in the "Pulse of New York" marked in red. col. map 102 x 59 cm.

    • Contributor: Taylor, Howard P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891
  • The city of New York.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 597 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 54 x 86 cm.

    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Plan of The Narrows, shewing the channel, shoal, depth of water, and the several battery's proposed on each side to prevent an enemy's sailing up to New York.

    Scale 1:6,000; 500 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1155 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 50 x 73 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Plan de New-York et des îles environnantes.

    Scale ca. 1:10,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1213 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, on sheet 100 x 87 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • [New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished.

    Scale ca. 1:17,000. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Variant title in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Topography of upper part of Manhattan Island from about 85th St. to about the Van Cortlandt Manor house, above King's bridge. 1777-1780. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows detailed topography of Manhattan Island north of Hell ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, ...

    Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the properest channel for sailing, with ye banks and depths of water" ca. 1:128,000. Stokes, I. N. P. Iconography of Manhattan Island. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out by the commissioners appointed by the legislature, April 3d, 1807 is respectfully dedicated to the mayor, aldermen ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows ward boundaries, selected buildingsm and landowner's names. "Entered according to act of Congress Novr. 16th 1811." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 652 Cohen, P.E. Manhattan in maps, p. 100-105 Stokes, I.N.P. Iconography of Manhattan Island, p. 542-549 Includes index to points of interest, and text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Bridges, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1811
  • The city of New York.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 602 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 57 x 90 cm.

    • Contributor: Currier & Ives
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief in & over the province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral ...

    "Survey'd in 1767." Shows ward names and boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. First state--before addition of Faden & Jefferys imprint. Includes index of "References" and coat-of-arms. LC copy fold-lined and accompanied by description sheet. 1 map ; 59 x 89 cm.

    • Contributor: Ratzer, Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1769
  • The city of New York.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 595 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 52 x 84 cm.

    • Contributor: Currier & Ives
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • A plan of the city of New York from an actual survey, anno Domini, M[D]CC,LV

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Maerschalck, Francis W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • [Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 33. Stamped on verso: John Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1084 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 32 x 49 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near which batteries of cannon and mortars were erected on Long Island with a view to take off the defences and ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. In upper margin: no. 6. Includes "References." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1154 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 46 x 59 cm.

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan of the city of New York.

    Scale ca. 1:13,000. Hand colored. Shows ward boundaries. Includes index to buildings. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 387 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1113 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 23 x 37 cm.

    • Contributor: McComb, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1789
  • Reconnoissance, juillet 1781.

    Scale ca. 1:18,400; 700 t[oises] = 75 mm. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Reconnoissance juillet 1781. Ouvrages et redoutes-Morisania [continent] îles de New York, Montresor et Buchanan. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications on "Isle de New York" in vicinity of Hell Gate. LC Maps ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781