Map Map of the city of Brooklyn.

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Title
Map of the city of Brooklyn.
Contributor Names
Phelps, Humphrey, active 19th century.
Cooper, H. P. (Henry Poolly)
Created / Published
[New York?] : [publisher not identified], 1864.
N.Y. [New York] : Printed by H.P. Cooper.
Subject Headings
-  Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)--Maps
-  Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)--Administrative and political divisions--Maps
-  Horse drawn rail cars--New York (State)--New York--Maps
-  United States--New York (State)--New York--Brooklyn
-  United States--New York (State)--New York
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  General-content double-line street map of Brooklyn city (Kings County, N.Y.) showing municipal ward numbers and horsecar lines.
-  Shows half-mile radial distances from Brooklyn city hall.
-  Oriented with north toward the lower left.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1863 by H. Phelps in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern district of New York."
-  LC copy imperfect: Brittle, torn at fold lines, probably removed from textual publication (tear line along left sheet edge).
-  Advertisements and related text on verso.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map ; 38 x 46 cm, folded to 22 x 13 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3804.N4:3B8 1864 .P4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3804n.ct006667
Library of Congress Control Number
2015585149
Online Format
image
Description
General-content double-line street map of Brooklyn city (Kings County, N.Y.) showing municipal ward numbers and horsecar lines. Shows half-mile radial distances from Brooklyn city hall. Oriented with north toward the lower left. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1863 by H. Phelps in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern district of New York." LC copy imperfect: Brittle, torn at fold lines, probably removed from textual publication (tear line along left sheet edge). Advertisements and related text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2015585149
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Phelps, Humphrey, Active 19Th Century, and H. P Cooper. Map of the city of Brooklyn. [New York?: publisher not identified, . N.Y. New York: Printed by H.P. Cooper, 1864] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015585149/.

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Phelps, H. & Cooper, H. P. (1864) Map of the city of Brooklyn. [New York?: publisher not identified, . N.Y. New York: Printed by H.P. Cooper] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015585149/.

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Phelps, Humphrey, Active 19Th Century, and H. P Cooper. Map of the city of Brooklyn. [New York?: publisher not identified, . N.Y. New York: Printed by H.P. Cooper, 1864] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015585149/>.