Maps New York to New Rochelle : from Christopher Colles's survey of U.S. roads 1789.

More Resources

About this Item

Title
New York to New Rochelle : from Christopher Colles's survey of U.S. roads 1789.
Contributor Names
Colles, Christopher, 1738-1816.
Ratzer, Bernard.
Created / Published
[New York?] : [Publisher not identified], [Between 1875 and 1895?]
Contents
[New York to mile 12] -- [Mile 12 to New Rochelle and mile 24].
Subject Headings
-  Roads--New York Metropolitan Area--Maps--Facsimiles
-  Roads--New York (State)--New Rochelle Region--Maps--Facsimiles
-  Landowners--New York Metropolitan Area--Maps--Facsimiles
-  Landowners--New York (State)--New Rochelle Region--Maps--Facsimiles
-  New York (N.Y.)--Maps--Facsimiles
-  United States--New York (State)--New York Metropolitan Area
-  United States--New York (State)--New Rochelle Region
-  United States--New York (State)--New York
Genre
Road maps
Strip maps
Early maps
Notes
-  Highway strip maps showing milestones, buildings, and householders' names.
-  Orientation differs.
-  Facimiles of the first 2 maps in Christopher Colles's "A survey of the roads of the United States of America" published in 1789.
-  Original version: [New York? : Christopher Colles], 1789.
-  LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, rubber-stamped, affixed to stiff-paper backing.
-  Each principal map is printed in 3 contiguous segments.
-  Black-and-white facsimile "Plan of the city of New York 1766-67 surveyed by Lieut. B. Ratzer" on separate sheet affixed to verso of paper backing.
-  Includes legend titled "References" in lower margin.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
2 maps on 1 sheet ; each 18 x 12 cm, sheet 23 x 29 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3804.N4P2 1789 .C6 18--
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3804n.la002120r
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3804n.la002120v
Library of Congress Control Number
2013593247
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2013593247
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2013593247&searchType=1&recCount=10
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

Rights & Access

Rights assessment is your responsibility.

The maps in the Map Collections materials were either published prior to 1922, produced by the United States government, or both (see catalogue records that accompany each map for information regarding date of publication and source). The Library of Congress is providing access to these materials for educational and research purposes and is not aware of any U.S. copyright protection (see Title 17 of the United States Code) or any other restrictions in the Map Collection materials.

Note that the written permission of the copyright owners and/or other rights holders (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

More about Copyright and other Restrictions

For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources.

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Colles, Christopher, and Bernard Ratzer. New York to New Rochelle: from Christopher Colles's survey of U.S. roads 1789. [New york?: publisher not identified, between 1875 and 1895?] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593247/. (Accessed December 10, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Colles, C. & Ratzer, B. New York to New Rochelle: from Christopher Colles's survey of U.S. roads 1789. [New york?: publisher not identified, between 1875 and 1895?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593247/.

MLA citation style:

Colles, Christopher, and Bernard Ratzer. New York to New Rochelle: from Christopher Colles's survey of U.S. roads 1789. [New york?: publisher not identified, between 1875 and 1895?] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593247/>.