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    The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold by the King's fleet commanded by Sir Guy Carleton upon Lake Champlain in "11th" of "Octr." 1776. Scale ca. 1:70,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Relief shown by hachures. Date in title changed to "11th" of "Octr." Annotation added to title: From a sketch taken by an officer on the spot. Engraved by Wm. Faden, Charing Cross. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1172 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650
    • Date: 1776
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    A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the north or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the east or Sound River, shewing the several streets, ... Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the properest channel for sailing, with ye banks and depths of water," ca. 1:128,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1104 Available...
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Andrews, Peter
    • Date: 1766
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    New York 1:25,000. West Point and vicinity Scale 1:25,000. "Map information as of 1970." Standard map series designation: Series V821S -- Series V8210S. "Projection: transverse Mercator." Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Includes "Elevation guide" and boundary diagr. On verso, 1:25,000: West Point and vicinity, New York, pictomap : series V821OS, edition 2-TPC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Army Topographic Command - United States. Department of Defense
    • Date: 1971
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    City of Albany, New York Shows radial distances from city hall. Hand col. to show ward areas, ward numbers, principal buildings, and parkway system. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1873 by Sampson, Davenport & Co. in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Includes notes and index of "Fire alarm signal boxes". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Bingham, Reuben H. - Sampson, Davenport & Co.
    • Date: 1877
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    Map of the city of New York. Street map of Manhattan south of 63rd Street and adjacent districts of Brooklyn (Downtown and Williamsburg). Shows ward boundaries, ward numbers, street railroads, and ferries. "Lat. 40°42ʹ40ʺN. 2°54ʹE. Long. from Washington." "Pop. 1850--515,394." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed, probably removed from city directory.
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of Chautauque County, New York : from actual surveys Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 480 Includes statistics and illustrations. Ancillary maps: Forestville -- Fredonia -- Jamestown -- Panama -- Plan of Dunkirk -- Plan of Mayville -- Silver Creek Village -- Sinclearville -- Westfield. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy sectioned in six and mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Rea, Samuel M.
    • Date: 1854
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    Ithaca, N.Y. Bird's-eye view. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy darkened, brittle, torn, taped, stained at edges, missing small sections at edges. Acquisitions control no.: 96-3
    • Contributor: Burleigh, L. R. (Lucien R.) - Lyth, J. - Burleigh, L. R.
    • Date: 1882
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    Greene, N.Y. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. In lower right margin: Burleigh Lithographing Establishment, Troy, N.Y. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 570.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Burleigh, L. R. (Lucien R.) - Burleigh Litho - Burleigh, L. R.
    • Date: 1890
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    New York City and environs. Compiled from maps of the U.S. Coast Survey and from special supplementary surveys. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - Witzel, P. - Westermann & Co.
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of New-York City Scale not given. LC copy imperfect: Lacks sections along fold lines. Shows radial distance from City Hall. Printed in southern/northern segments. Includes publisher's advertisement. Advertisement on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Trow City Directory Company
    • Date: 1889
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    Fort Stanwix, Fort Stanwix National Monument, New York
    Fort Stanwix National Monument, New York
    Aerial view (partly photographic) of reconstructed Revolutionary War fort in Rome (N.Y.). "*GPO:2009--349-224/80278 Reprint 2007." Title from panel. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text, descriptive index to points of interest, location map, and col. ill. Text, map of "Oneida Carrying Place--six miles that changed the course of America" (showing troop movements of the Saratoga Campaign, June-Oct. 1777), chronology, and ill. (some...
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2007
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    Map exhibiting the experimental and located lines for the New-York and New-Haven Rail-Road. Detailed topographic strip map showing the coast from New York City to New Haven, Conn. Indicates drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Chartered in 1844, organized in 1846, opened in 1849. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Anderson, P. - Snyder & Black Lithogrs
    • Date: 1845
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    The Mount Florence property at Peekskill on the Hudson. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note.
    • Date: 1890
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    Taunton's citizens' and travelers' rapid transit map and time table of the Metropolitan and New York elevated railways : showing, on a new plan, the railways with up and down-town tracks ...
    Citizens' and travelers' rapid transit map and time table
    Covers Manhattan south of 62nd Street. Also shows streetcar lines, trunk railroads, ferries, and piers. Title from panel. "Published Feb. 18, 1879, First Edition, 50,000." Includes notes and inset showing stations north of 59th Street. Text, station directory, table of running times, and advertisements on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Taunton, S. D. L.
    • Date: 1879
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    Map of Schenectady County, New York General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries/territories and mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1856 by L. Fagan in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, mounted on cloth backing, sectioned to...
    • Contributor: Fagan, L. - Ramsay, Henry - Dumcke & Keil
    • Date: 1856
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    New York--1980. Shows minor civil divisions and census-designated places. "Sources: Base map from U.S. Geological Survey, New York, 1974. County, county subdivision, and place boundaries certified by local officials, January 1, 1980." Includes notes, N.Y.C. metro-area inset, county index, and key to numbered divisions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of the Census
    • Date: 1980
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    African Burial Ground : African Burial Ground National Monument, New York
    African Burial Ground National Monument, New York | Rediscovery, reinterment, remembrance
    "*GPO:2012--372-849/80797 Reprint 2011." Title from panel. Includes text, location map, and col. ill. Text, facsim. of part of early map showing "Negro Burial Ground", small outline map of Africa, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2011
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    Manatvs gelegen op de Noot [sic] Riuier. Manuscript. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Covers New York City region. Pictorial map showing buildings and points of interest. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the third volume has binder's title "Manuscript maps of New-Netherland and Manhattan...
    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan - Library of Congress
    • Date: 1670
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    Map of the county of Oneida Cadastral map showing named patent areas and numbered allotment tracts. Hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries and territories; annotated in red lines to show additional roads in northern part of county. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. "[Entered acc]ording to Act of Congress Jan'y 5th 1829 by David H. Burr of the State of New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Contributor: Burr, David H. - New York (State). Surveyor General - Rawdon, Clark & Co. - Rawdon, Wright & Co.
    • Date: 1829
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    Map of Westchester County, New York : from actual surveys General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names. Also covers southern area that was detached from Westchester County in 1898 to form the Borough of The Bronx (part of New York City). Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town territories. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, mounted on cloth backing, missing small sections at sheet...
    • Contributor: Merry, Frederick Carles - Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Keil, Valentine
    • Date: 1858
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    Railroad map of the state of New York to accompany the twelfth annual report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners of the State of New York, 1894. Shows drainage, cities and towns, distances, and named railroads.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1894
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    [Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessian troop positions. Scale ca. 1:2,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink; with writing partly in German script and partly in English. Has watermark. Ascription of authorship through label on old folder. Proverbs in German and Latin on verso. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1197 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Krafft, Johann Carl Philipp Von
    • Date: 1779
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    Elmira, N.Y. : 1873 Bird's-eye view. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy torn, soiled, missing edge sections, mounted on paper backing. Acquisitions control no. 99-48 PM3
    • Contributor: Bailey, H. H. (Howard Heston) - Strobridge & Co. Lith - Bailey, H. H.
    • Date: 1873
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    A map of the State of New York. Scale ca. 1:316,800. Prime meridian: New York. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and inset "Continuation of the State westward from the pre-emption line on a scale reduced one half." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: De Witt, Simeon - Fairman, Gideon
    • Date: 1802
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    Bird's eye view of Olean, Cattaraugus County, New York 1882. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north west." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 609 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus., index to points of interest, and view of "Boardmanville." AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Brosius, H. - Stoner, J. J. - Beck & Pauli
    • Date: 1882