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Map Design for Governor's Island.

About this Item


  • Design for Governor's Island.


  • Montrésor, John, 1736-1799.

Created / Published

  • [1766?]


  • -  Governors Island (New York County, N.Y.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--New York (State)--Governors Island (New York County)


  • -  Scale not given.
  • -  Manuscript, pen-and-ink.
  • -  At head of title, in pencil: No. 50.
  • -  Stamped on verso: John Montresor.
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1142
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2


  • map, on sheet 19 x 23 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3804.N4:2G6 1766 .M6


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 73691639

Online Format

  • image

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Montrésor, John. Design for Governor's Island. [?, 1760] Map.

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Montrésor, J. (1760) Design for Governor's Island. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Montrésor, John. Design for Governor's Island. [?, 1760] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.