Map Map of New York and vicinity.

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Title
Map of New York and vicinity.
Contributor Names
Dripps, M. (Matthew), cartographer, publisher.
Created / Published
N.Y. [New York] : Published by M. Dripps, 1867.
Subject Headings
-  New York (N.Y.)--Maps
-  New York (N.Y.)--Administrative and political divisions--Maps
-  Piers--New York (State)--New York--Maps
-  Jersey City (N.J.)--Maps
-  United States--New York (State)--New York
-  United States--New Jersey--Jersey City
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  The principal map covers New York City (Manhattan) south of 135th Street; the inset covers it from there northward to the Harlem River at Westchester County; also covers Jersey City (N.J.) and adjacent municipalities.
-  Shows Lower Manhattan river piers (numbered) and names of their proprietary companies.
-  Hand colored to distinguish city ward areas (numbered) in New York City and Jersey City.
-  "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1865 by M. Dripps in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York."
-  LC copy imperfect: Cover removed, missing.
-  Includes inset of northern Manhattan.
-  Signed in lead-pencil script on verso: Millard Fillmore, at New York Oct. 5, 1868.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : color ; 90 x 53 cm, folded to 12 x 7 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3804.N4 1867 .D7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3804n.fi000110p
Library of Congress Control Number
2015591056
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
The principal map covers New York City (Manhattan) south of 135th Street; the inset covers it from there northward to the Harlem River at Westchester County; also covers Jersey City (N.J.) and adjacent municipalities. Shows Lower Manhattan river piers (numbered) and names of their proprietary companies. Hand colored to distinguish city ward areas (numbered) in New York City and Jersey City. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1865 by M. Dripps in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York." LC copy imperfect: Cover removed, missing. Includes inset of northern Manhattan. Signed in lead-pencil script on verso: Millard Fillmore, at New York Oct. 5, 1868. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2015591056
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Chicago citation style:

Dripps, M. , Cartographer, Publisher. Map of New York and vicinity. [N.Y. New York: Published by M. Dripps, 1867] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015591056/.

APA citation style:

Dripps, M. (1867) Map of New York and vicinity. [N.Y. New York: Published by M. Dripps] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015591056/.

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Dripps, M. , Cartographer, Publisher. Map of New York and vicinity. [N.Y. New York: Published by M. Dripps, 1867] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015591056/>.