Highway strip maps showing milestones, buildings, and householders' names. Orientation differs. Facimiles 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. ...
Colles, Christopher - Ratzer, Bernard
Scale ca. 1:63,000. Title from P. L. Phillip's A list of maps of America, p. 502. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1088 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
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.
Hyde & Company - Bracher, Wm. (william)
Scale ca. 1:23,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings in fathoms. Shows distances. In margin, upper left corner: No. 18. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1227 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
Shows turnpike roads, common roads, and counties. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored to emphasize county boundaries. Prime meridian: The Battery (New York City). LC copy imperfect: Foxed, darkened, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in lead-pencil on cloth backing by forner owner "C. Eliot--Boston Ms." Includes state coat-of-arms in title cartouche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Scale ca. 1:33,500. In left margin: Supplement to Brooklyn Eagle almanac, 1910. Statistical data, "Hammond's new road map, Long Island," and maps of "Best Manhattan automobile routes," "Brooklyn as the automobile gateway to Long Island," and "Long Island automobile roads" on verso. LC copy is imperfect: Hole in center. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
Cover title: Auto trail map of New Jersey and vicinity. Includes pictorial index of "Trail markings." Berwick Hotel text and ill. on cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Shows positions of British (red) and American (blue) forces along the major highways between New York City and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. At foot of title: Extracted from the Gazette of Tuesday, Feb'y 25th 1777. "Published as the Act directs March 3d 1777 by S. Pyle, Angel Court, Snow Hill--price 6d." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes distance table. Available also through ...
Road map of Utica city region with extensive col. hand-drawn additions showing road improvements (red/black) and N.Y. State Barge Canal (brown). Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In legend: State roads--highways to be improved by the state indicated in red. Base map is transfer-line print (black) on photoreceptive fabric. LC ...
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 ...
Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads in Westchester and Bronx counties, New York and Hessian military units in Westchester County, some in more than one location. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1170 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
Panel title. Includes notes, index to points of interest, expressway mileage table, specimen map, and col. ill. Publisher's note, 14 city street maps, street indexes, and road indexes on verso. Gift; Charles B. Peterson; June 1999.
Maps 2 and 3 cover Manhattan south of 132nd Street. Panel title. Includes text, indexes, table of contents, phone directory, ancillary subway-system map, ancillary "Manhattan bus map, May 1999", and col. ill.
Panel title. Includes note, indexes, ancillary city-center map, specimen map, col. ill., bar code, and blank area. Indexes and maps on verso: Onondaga County and portions of surrounding Cayuga and Cortland counties -- [Western extension of metropolitan area] -- Syracuse University and the State University College of Environmental Science and Forestry.
Regional road map also showing minor civil divisions. Title from panel. At head of panel title: Jimapco. Includes notes. Notes, indexes, "Greater Capital Region" road map at scale 1:100,000, 10 numbered urban-area insets, coverage map, publisher's index map, and advertisement on verso.
F55762 U.S. Copyright Office Scale ca. 1:85,000. Folded title: Roeliff Jansen area. Includes road index, advertisements, and insets of "Copake Lake" and "Taconic Shores." Chamber of commerce directory, text, and illus. on verso. AACR2: 651
VA 1-143-862 U.S. Copyright Office Also shows state canal system. Panel title. "Copyright 1999 Jimapco, Inc." Includes text, directories, and 6 metro-area insets. Text, col. ill., and advertisements on verso.
Relief shown by spot heights. Panel title. Includes text, indexes, "Mileage log," 3 insets, and col. ill. Text, tourist information, indexes, map of New York State tourism regions, 4 metropolitan area route maps, and col. ill. on verso. "816604-15."