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    Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the description of them given by a deserter who came to Stoney Point, 9th June, 1779. Scale ca. 1:11,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and amounts of ordnance. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1203 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1779
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    A map of the incorporated village of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, state of New York Relief shown by hachures. Shows all buildings, cadastral lot/tract lines, selected landowners' names, and wooded areas. Published: Poughkeepsie, September 1834. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, brittle, cracked, torn, fold-lined, missing small edge/internal sections. Includes index of "References". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2004-70 Dealer/source: John Carbonell Vault
    • Contributor: Whinfield, Henry
    • Date: 1834
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    Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge, with the proposed redouts couloured yellow. Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Shows proposed British redoubts, "rebel redout," and "Fort Independence." In upper margin: No. 7. Stamped on verso: Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1166 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1777
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    Map of Rochester from a correct survey General map showing wards, buildings (wood/brick/stone), and lot lines. Imperfect: Darkened, brittle, torn at edges, soiled on cloth backing. Includes "Reference" text and city insigne. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2003-43
    • Contributor: Gill, Valentine - Child, Jonathan - Morin, John F.
    • Date: 1832
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    Map of property situated in the village of Flushing, Queens County, L.I., belonging to Gabriel Winter Cadastral map showing lot lines, dimensions, buildings (residential/non-residential), and some owners' names. Imperfect: Fold-lined, wrinkled, torn at fold lines, annotated in lead pencil/red ink to show additional lot/ownership info. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2003-64
    • Contributor: Smith, Elijah A. - Winter, Gabriel - Perkins Sun Lithographic Establishment
    • Date: 1850
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    Plan of The Narrows, shewing the channel, shoal, depth of water, and the several battery's proposed on each side to prevent an enemy's sailing up to New York. Scale 1:6,000; 500 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1155 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1776
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    Village of Albion, Orleans Co., New York
    Village of Albion, Orleans County, New York
    Wall map. Includes note and ill. of local buildings. Mounted on cloth. Shellacked. Attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of sheet. LC copy imperfect: Minor losses at top-center of map, repaired with clear tape at lower-center, significant liquid staining throughout. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2006-146
    • Contributor: French, Frank F. - French, J. H. (John Homer) - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1857
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    Nord de l'Ile de New-York. Scale ca. 1:19,000; 600 t[oises] = 93 mm. Alternate title: Nord de l'Isle de New-York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for military points of interest, forts, redoubts, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1209 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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    Map of the village of West Flushing in the township of Newtown, Queens Co. Long Island, New York : comprising the parts laid out and described on sectional maps no. 1, 2, ... Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot numbers, lot/street dimensions, railroad line, and extant buildings. Railroad train shown pictorially. Imperfect: Wrinkled, fold-lined, torn at edges, foxed, annotated in pencil on verso: Map of West Flushing in the Town of Newton, Long Is. NYork, 18-4. Includes location map (inset): Relative position of West Flushing & New York. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Barker & Elliott - Snyder, Black & Sturn
    • Date: 1854
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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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    City of Troy, N.Y. : from actual surveys City cadastral street map showing lot/tract lines, lot numbers, names of owners of rural tracts, building coverage, ward boundaries, and ward numbers. Also covers West Troy (now City of Watervliet). Oriented with north toward the upper right. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by William Barton in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Northern District of New ...
    • Contributor: Barton, William - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - W. Barton & J. Chace Jr.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the village of Flushing, Queens County, New York : 1894 General street map also showing sewers, water-mains, streetcar lines, railroads, fire-alarm boxes, hydrants, house-numbering system, lot lines/numbers/acreages, block numbers, planned streets, all buildings, and village boundary. "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1894, by G.A. Roullier, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington D.C." Imperfect: Torn, missing margin section, halved, mounted on cloth backing. Includes title and statement ...
    • Contributor: Roullier, G. A. - Welcke, Robert A.
    • Date: 1894
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    A survey of Lake Champlain including Crown Point and St. Iohn's on which is fixed the line of forty five degrees north lattit. terminating the boundarys betwe[e]n the provinces of Quebec and ... Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. In pencil, lower left margin: No. 10. Includes descriptive notes and "References to Crown Point." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1074 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Collins, John - Murray, James - Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Date: 1765
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    Reconnoissance de King's bridge. I. Scale ca. 1:7,900; 600 toises = 97 mm. Title from label on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. Shows forts and redoubts. Title 607 of The valuable library of the Hon. S. W. Pennypacker, sold April 1906. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1210 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1781
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    [Disposition of British troops, with fortifications north of Fort Knipehausen, i.e. Fort Washington to Fort Independence. Scale ca. 1:10,600. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows military unit members. "No. 31." Stamped on label on verso: Montresor. Includes table "Cantoonments between Fort Knypehausen and McGowans Pass." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1167 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1778
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    Map of the village of Potsdam, St. Lawrence Co. N.Y. Cadastral map showing lots, lot numbers, buildings, and landowners' names. Hand col. in blue and green watercolors. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, fold-lined, cracked at edges, missing small sections of margins. Includes inset of "Racket Mills" vicinity, "List of subscribers", and ill. of principal buildings/residences. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2008-086
    • Contributor: Wall, Henry - Wall & Forrest
    • Date: 1853
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    Plan de West-Pointe du nord levé a vue. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1205 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Deux Ponts, Christian
    • Date: 1782
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    Birds eye view of the city of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, New York 1871 : looking north west.
    Jamestown, Chautauqua County, New York 1871 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    City aerial view to northern horizon. Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. Title from cartouche at bottom margin. Oriented with north toward the upper right. No statement of attribution is given on the work. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at title cartouche, mounted on paper backing. Includes index of "References", index of "Churches", and color illustrations of lake steamboats/high-school. Available also through the ...
    • Date: 1871
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    [New York Island. Military; unfinished. Scale ca. 1:9,500. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows fortifications and redoubts north of the vicinity of Hell Gate before the battle of Harlem Heights and Fort Lee and Fort Independence. No names. On verso in manuscript: Philadelphia & Forts Clinton & Montgomery. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1158 Available also through the ...
    • Date: 1776
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    Reconnoissance des ouvrages du nord de l'Isle de Newyork dont on a déterminé géometriquement les principaux points le 22 et le 23 juillet. Scale ca. 1:10,300; échelle de 600 toises = 94 cm. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Shows forts and redoubts. Indexed. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1215 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1781
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    Map of Cazenovia, Madison Co., N.Y. Cadastral survey wall map showing buildings, lot lines, and landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Originally issued as a wall map; wooden rods removed from top and bottom edges of sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "Sketch of creek & plank road from the corporation boundary to Chittenango Falls", ill. of "Cazenovia Seminary", and ...
    • Contributor: Hart, Henry - Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1852
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    Hitchcock's second plan--homes for the people at West Flushing : [Corona, Queens County, Long Island, N.Y.].
    West Flushing, lots $300 :
    Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot numbers, sold/unsold lots, railroad line, and extant buildings. Imperfect: Wrinkled, fold-lined, torn at edges, annotated in lead pencil/blue pencil. Includes promotional text, location map (inset), and railroad timetable. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2005-168
    • Contributor: Hitchcock, Benjamin W.
    • Date: 1870
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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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    Gillette's map of Monroe Co., New York : from actual surveys County cadastral map showing towns (townships), numbered town survey divisions, irregular rural property tracts, rural buildings, and rural householders' names. The Rochester and Brockport insets show buildings and city wards; the smaller insets show buildings and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... the eastern ...
    • Contributor: Browne, P. J. - Gillette, John E. - Stone, C. K. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1858
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    A Plan of the works on Spikendevil Hill with the ground in front, protracted from a scale of 200 feet to an inch. Scale 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1169 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1778