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    Map of the city of Brooklyn. 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,...
    • Contributor: Phelps, Humphrey - Cooper, H. P. (Henry Poolly)
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the city of Brooklyn, L.I. : shewing the streets as at present existing with the buildings and the intended canal and other works : also the village of Williamsburgh Shows wards (numbered), building coverage, and lot lines. Hand colored to emphasize ward boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (western/eastern). LC copy imperfect: Rubber-stamped, shellacked, brittle, darkened. Includes 3 illustrations of public buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Harrison, John F. - Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Cundy, W. H. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1850
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    The city of New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 595 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1870
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    The city of New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 599 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., index to points of interest, directory, view of "Manhattan Beach," and map "New York & Manhatten Beach R.R. & branches." AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Taylor, Will L. - Galt & Hoy
    • Date: 1879
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    Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site, New York "*GPO:2010--357-940/80530." The map is a location map indicating the site of the house (now rebuilt) in which Theodore Roosevelt was born in Midtown Manhattan (New York City). Title from panel. Includes text, chronology, and col. ill. Text, aerial view of part of Manhattan in 1855 (facing southward), and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2010
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    Map of the towns of Somers & Yorktown, Westchester Co. New York. Wall map with wooden rods at top and bottom. Relief shown by hachures. Also shows rural buildings, householders' names, school districts, and election districts. Hand col. to show election districts. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, water-stained, brittle, cracked, missing margin sections. Includes notes, inset of Somers village, business directories of map subscribers'...
    • Contributor: Clark & Wagner
    • Date: 1862
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    New York to New Rochelle : from Christopher Colles's survey of U.S. roads 1789. Highway strip maps showing milestones, buildings, and householders' names. Orientation differs. Facsimiles of the first 2 maps in Christopher Colles's "A survey of the roads of the United States of America" published in 1789. Original version: [New York? : Christopher Colles], 1789. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, rubber-stamped, affixed to stiff-paper backing. Each principal map is printed in 3 contiguous segments....
    • Contributor: Colles, Christopher - Ratzer, Bernard
    • Date: 18??
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    The village of Flushing, Queens County, L.I. : nine miles east of the city of New York : lat. 40° 45ʹ 1ʺN, lon. 73° 09ʹ 58ʺW Cadastral map of the incorporated village of Flushing showing lot lines, dimensions, buildings (residential/non-residential), landholders' names, marshlands, and village boundary. Oriented with north to the left. Includes text, vicinity inset (northern Queens County), and location inset (in relation to N.Y.C./Manhattan). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2008-175
    • Contributor: Smith, Elijah A. - G. Hayward Lith
    • Date: 1841
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    Plan of the city of New York. Scale ca. 1:13,000. Hand colored. Shows ward boundaries. Includes index to buildings. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 387 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1113 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 700
    • Contributor: McComb, John - Tiebout, Cornelius
    • Date: 1789
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    New York. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rogers, Peet & Co. - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1879
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    Blackwell's, Ward's and Randall's islands and adjacent shores of East and Harlem rivers from 51st St. New York to Lawrence's Pt. Scale 1:5,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/3; 710
    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1885
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    Williams map of Long Island City section of Queens Borough, New York.
    Williams map of Long Island City
    Also covers Manhattan east of Eighth Avenue. Also shows streetcar lines and pier numbers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Williams Map & Guide Co.
    • Date: 1911
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    Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity, shewing [sic] suburban lines of Long Island Railroad and its connections. Map of the five borough area of New York showing drainage, settlements, streets, roads, and railroads. "Manhattan (El.) R'y," "Long Island R.R.," "proposed Cable El. R'y," and connections are color coded.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Long Island Rail Road
    • Date: 1885
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    Novi Belgii Novaeque Angliae : nec non partis Virginiae tabula multis in locis emendata Stokes, Iconography, p. 147 (vol. 1), lists dates as 1651-55. See Map collectors circle, #24. Phillips, 465 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes view "Nieuw Amsterdam op t eylant Manhattans." Vault
    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Date: 169?
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    Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts coloured orange. Old rebel works coloured black. Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Oriented with north to the left LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1165 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1777
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    Aerial map of the city of New York J274077 U.S. Copyright Office Airphoto of city and inner suburbs (including Hudson County and Newark, N.J.) taken from aircraft. "Copyright 1924, Arthur S. Tuttle, Chief Engineer." Originally printed on small sheets later reassembled into 12 larger sheets on cloth backing. Includes name directory of city officers. LC sheets brittle, missing small sections along former sheet edges, some sheets pin-holed. aVAILABLE ALSO THROUGH THE lIBRARY...
    • Contributor: Fairchild Aerial Camera Corporation - Tuttle, Arthur S. (Arthur Smith) - New York (N.Y.). Board of Estimate and Apportionment - New York (N.Y.). Chief Engineer
    • Date: 1924
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    Driving road chart of the country surrounding New York City : embracing the counties (or portions thereof) of New York, Kings, Queens, Westchester, Richmond, Rockland & Orange, New York, Hudson, Essex, Union, ... Shows rural householders' names, wards, minor civil divisions, and radial distances from N.Y. City Hall. Depths shown by soundings. "Copyright secured by Hyde & Company 1887." LC sheets variously torn, fold-lined, and halved. LC copy lacks cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hyde & Company - Bracher, Wm. (William)
    • Date: 1887
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    [Plan de New-York et les environs. Scale ca. 1:82,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" indicates earthworks, forts, etc. with indication of number of soldiers to man them. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1214 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Date: 1781
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    Estatua de la la Libertad, Monumento Nacional : NPS New York Scale ca. 1:31,680; 1 pulgada equivale aproximadamente a 0.5 milla. "Reprint 1975." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows parks in lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty National Monument. Text, poem in English, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1975
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    New map of New York City : from the latest surveys showing all the ferries and steamship docks, elevated, cable, and cross town car lines
    New reference map & guide to New York City :
    Covers Manhattan Island (south of 96th Street) and adjacent cross-river districts. Shows radial distances from City Hall. Imperfect: Laminated. Includes text. Text, ill., and advertisement on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Brooks Bank Note Co. - Broadway Central Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
    • Date: 1890
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    The city of New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 597 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1876
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    Birdseye view of Jamaica Park South : [Queens, New York City, N.Y.
    Birds eye view of Jamaica Park South
    Aerial view to horizon. Identifies "Section 1", "Section 2", and near the horizon "Jamaica". Imperfect: Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Wright, Grant - Van Horen, Theo. J.
    • Date: 1908
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    National parks in greater New York City "*GPO: 1997--417-648/60121. Reprint 1997." Panel title. Includes descriptive index to points of interest and col. ill. Text, metro-area map with descriptive index, aerial view of lower Manhattan, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1997
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    Map of Long Island City, Queens Co., N.Y. Also shows district names, wards (hand col.), streetcar lines, and radial distances from N.Y. City Hall. Imperfect: Shellacked, mounted on cloth backing, edges hemmed. Includes notes, public-building index, church index, street directory, and advertisements. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Whitney, E.
    • Date: 1876
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    Map of Kings County : with parts of Westchester, Queens, New York & Richmond : showing farm lines, soundings, &c. Cadastral map showing lot lines, property-owners' names, and planned streets. Depths shown by contours and soundings. LC Land ownership maps, 510 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Dripps, M.
    • Date: 1872