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  • New York City map.


  • Watson, Gaylord.

Created / Published

  • N[ew] Y[ork] 1871.


  • -  New York (N.Y.)--Maps
  • -  United States--New York (State)--New York


  • -  Scale not given.
  • -  Cover title: The new map of New York City.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  LC copy imperfect: torn at folds.
  • -  Coverage includes Manhattan Island north to 111 St., East River bank sections of Queens and Brooklyn and Hudson River bank of Jersey City and Hoboken.
  • -  Shows radial distances from city hall, ferry routes and births, and Hudson, East River, and Jersey pier owners.
  • -  Advertisements on verso.
  • -  Accompanied by: The New map of New York City with views of some of the most prominent public buildings, 34 p. illus.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  AACR2: 651/1


  • col. map 41 x 72 cm. fold. in cover 18 x 12 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3804.N4 1871 .W3


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 76692279

Online Format

  • image

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

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Chicago citation style:

Watson, Gaylord. New York City map. [New York, 1871] Map.

APA citation style:

Watson, G. (1871) New York City map. [New York] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Watson, Gaylord. New York City map. [New York, 1871] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.