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Map Map of Kings County N.Y.

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Title

  • Map of Kings County N.Y.

Names

  • Dripps, M. (Matthew)
  • J. & R. McLellan (Firm)

Created / Published

  • N.Y. [New York] : Published by M. Dripps, 1868.
  • N.Y. : Printed by J. & R. McLellan.

Headings

  • -  Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)--Maps
  • -  Kings County (N.Y.)--Maps
  • -  Landowners--New York (State)--New York--Maps
  • -  Real property--New York (State)--New York--Maps
  • -  United States--New York (State)--Brooklyn (New York)
  • -  United States--New York (State)--Kings County

Genre

  • Cadastral maps
  • Maps

Notes

  • -  Shows Kings County consisting of the City of Brooklyn and 6 rural towns (townships) with property lines and names of owners of some property tracts.
  • -  Shows radial distances from City Hall (Brooklyn).
  • -  Depths shown by contours and soundings.
  • -  Hand colored to distinguish city wards (numbered) and town territories.
  • -  Oriented with north toward the upper left.
  • -  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1868 by M. Dripps in the ... Southern District of New York."
  • -  LC copy imperfect: Laminated, mounted on cloth backing.
  • -  LC Land ownership maps, 508
  • -  Includes embellished map border (vines with florets).
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 map : color ; 82 x 65 cm, folded to 45 x 70 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3804.N4:3B8G46 1868 .D7

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2013593268

Online Format

  • image

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

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Chicago citation style:

Dripps, M, and J. & R. Mclellan. Map of Kings County N.Y. [N.Y. New York: Published by M. Dripps, . N.Y.: Printed by J. & R. McLellan, 1868] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593268/.

APA citation style:

Dripps, M. & J. & R. Mclellan. (1868) Map of Kings County N.Y. [N.Y. New York: Published by M. Dripps, . N.Y.: Printed by J. & R. McLellan] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593268/.

MLA citation style:

Dripps, M, and J. & R. Mclellan. Map of Kings County N.Y. [N.Y. New York: Published by M. Dripps, . N.Y.: Printed by J. & R. McLellan, 1868] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013593268/>.