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Map [New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished.

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  • [New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished.

Created / Published

  • 177-?]


  • -  New York (N.Y.)--Maps, Physical--Early works to 1800
  • -  Bergen County (N.J.)--Maps, Physical--Early works to 1800
  • -  New York (N.Y.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  Bergen County (N.J.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--New York (State)--New York (N.Y.)
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Bergen County


  • -  Scale ca. 1:17,000.
  • -  Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection.
  • -  Variant title in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Topography of upper part of Manhattan Island from about 85th St. to about the Van Cortlandt Manor house, above King's bridge. 1777-1780.
  • -  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • -  Relief shown by shading.
  • -  Shows detailed topography of Manhattan Island north of Hell Gate, east of the Harlem River to the Bronx River, and in New Jersey west to the Hackensack River. Without names or military information.
  • -  Note on verso: No. 6. Unfinished drawings. 50 sheets. (2) same as ten other with work on Jersey side and in Westchester County.
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1091
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2


  • col. map, 92 x 113 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3804.N4C1 177- .N4


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm71002311

Online Format

  • image

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New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished. [177-?, 1770] Map.

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(1770) New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished. [177-?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished. [177-?, 1770] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.