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    A chorographical map of the Northern Department of North-America, Scale ca. 1:768,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Shows land grants and purchases in northeastern New York State and granted townships in Vermont and parts of New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 828 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 651/1; 651/2; 650/3; 650/4
    • Contributor: C√≥vens Et Mortier - Klockhoff, H.
    • Date: 1780
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    Map of Onondaga County, New York : showing military townships and their names, lot lines, numbers, and dimensions, with names of first proprietors ... location of farm houses and names of owners, ... Shows real-property tracts and lines only in town (townships) adjacent to Syracuse; other towns are subdivided into numbered military townships. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town (township) and incorporated village boundaries. "Entered according to Act of Congress by J.H. French in the year 1859 in the ... Northern District of New York." Printed in northern/southern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Mounted...
    • Contributor: French, H. H. (John Homer) - New York State Map and Atlas Survey (Organization) - French, H. H.
    • Date: 1859
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    A Portion of New York from the Hudson River west to the Unadilla Branch of the Susquehanna River; from the Delaware River north to Fort Stanwix. Scale ca. 1:65,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor on parchment. Area is divided into the various tracts of land with the owners identified. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1079 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1700
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    Map of two millions acres of land, West Genesee, in the State of New York : recorded in the names of Wilhem Willink, Nic's van Staphorst, Pieter van Eeghen, Hendrik Vollenhoven, Rutger ... Covers the Holland Purchase territory (Niagara Frontier region in far western New York State). Shows 6-mile-square townships, Amerindian reservations, and areas projected to be sold. Relief (Niagara Escarpment) shown by hachures. Hand col. to show Amerindian reservations in pink and areas to be sold in yellow and green. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, spotted at upper left, torn at right-hand edge, taped. Includes long note...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Joseph - Ellicott, Benjamin - Willink, Wilhem - Baarsel, C. Van (Cornelius) - Holland Land Company
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Draft of the lands disputed by Philipse Patent against Beekmans & Rambaults. Scale 1:31,680; 40 chains to an in. Title from verso. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: [Map of Fishkill and vicinity] Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area in southern Dutchess County between the Hudson River and the Connecticut Colony line and shows designation of Fishkill Town. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1083...
    • Contributor: Hampton, Jona
    • Date: 1753
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    A plan of the township of Blenheim, as surveyed and divided in the year 1772. Scale ca. 1:16,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of several landowners. Annotated: This map referred to, in the affidt. of James Campbell on Mr. Wiatherhead's claim March 4th. 1786. Richard Lee. In margin: James Campbell. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1093 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: Creassy, James
    • Date: 1772
  • Map
    Map of land patents from original surveys : [Newburgh city region, New York State] Cadastral map of original land patents, real-property tracts, dates when properties were established, acreages, and landowners' names in the Newburgh city region west of the Hudson River (parts of Orange and Rockland counties).
    • Contributor: De Witt, Simeon
    • Date: 1805
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    Map of the patent of Oriskany. Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Cadastral map. Shows land allotments, with subdivisions, adjacent to the Mohawk River from Oriskany to Rome. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1082 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1785
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    Map of state land tract, Greene Co. / done pursuant to law, Simeon DeWitt, Surveyor Gen'l. Blueprint copy of manuscript survey map of real property and land grants in central Greene County (N.Y.). Shows tract numbers, acreages, line measurements in chains, line declinations in degrees/minutes, and names of owners/grantees of some tracts. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Copy of Map No. 11, in Office of Secretary of State, and Map No. 261, in Office of State Engineer, with...
    • Contributor: Cockburn, Jas - Trumpbour, Jaco - De Witt, Simeon - Gallien, Henry - New York (State). Secretary's Office - New York (State). State Engineer and Surveyor
    • Date: 1809
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    Orange County before 1810 Pictorial history map with drawings of early buildings/settlers/events and with names of early settlers/landowners. Relief shown pictorially. "Buildings marked * are standing in 1935." "Copyright Jan. 1, 1936." LC Land ownership maps, 536 Includes numerous historical notes in map area, inset of "approximate location of original patents", illustration (bust) of George Washington, illustration of "Delaware Chief Cahoonzie", 3 illustrations of Revolutionary War generals, and...
    • Contributor: Peet, Annie Olmstead - Smith, Roscoe William
    • Date: 1936