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  • Map

    A plan of the city and environs of New York in North America.

    General street map showing selected letter-keyed buildings in built-up area and field lines with generalized land use in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. Also shows "Road to Kings Bridge where the Rebels mean to make a stand" and "Road to Kepps Bay where the Kings troops landed". Also covers rural part of Manhattan Island up to present-day 14th Street and small parts of ...

    • Date: 1776
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    A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near which batteries of cannon and mortars were erected on Long Island with a view to take off the defences and ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. In upper margin: no. 6. Includes "References." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1154 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Date: 1776
  • Map

    Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlestown : the metropolis of the province of South Carolina.

    New York City map shows streets, wharves, ferries, principal buildings, and built-up area. Charleston view is panorama of waterfront and quays with principal buildings lettered for identification (no index present). Relief shown by hachures on New York City map. New York City map removed from London Magazine, Sept. 1776; Charleston view removed from London Magazine, 1762. Imperfect: Charleston view ink-stained at upper left. LC ...

    • Date: 1762
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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
  • Map

    Rand, McNally & Co.'s map of New York and New Jersey suburbs : showing the boundary lines of the Greater New York, with good roads specially marked.

    Scale ca. 1:94,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. From the papers of Oscar Terry Crosby. Stamped on: Compliments of the New Orange Industrial Association. Includes index with population data by locality for 1880, 1890, and 1895. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Crosby, Oscar Terry
    • Date: 1895
  • Map

    [A Plan of the city of New York.

    Scale ca. 1:6,300. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America. 1901. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by shading and hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1109 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Date: 1776
  • Map

    New York and Brooklyn.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 596 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1875
  • Map

    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. Dedicated "To the Honble. Thos. Gage ... " Relief shown by hachures. Includes text, index to points of interest, and inset "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. Stokes, Issac Newton Phelps. Iconography of Manhattan Island. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Andrews, Peter
    • Date: 1766
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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. 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. ...

    • Contributor: Colles, Christopher - Ratzer, Bernard
    • Date: 18??
  • Map

    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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    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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    A plan of the city of New York from an actual survey, anno Domini, M[D]CC,LV

    Scale ca. 1:3,300; foot 660 to one 8 of a mile. "To the Honourable James De Lancey ... this plan of the City of New York is humbly dedict. by your honours most obet. & humble servant G. Duyckinck." Shows ward boundaries. Indexed for points of interest. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 380 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1101 Available ...

    • Contributor: Maerschalck, Francis W. - Duyckinck, G.
    • Date: 1755
  • Map

    New York and Brooklyn, with Jersey City and Hoboken water front.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 598 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1877
  • Map

    The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the province of Quebec.

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. LC copy deteriorated in margins. Relief shown pictorially. Shows administrative divisions. Insets: A chart of the mouth of Hudson's River, from Sandy Hook to New York.--A plan of the city of New York.--Plan of Amboy, with its environs, from an actual survey. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1043 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel - Jefferys, Thomas - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (firm)
    • Date: 1776
  • Map

    Map of New York City.

    Scale not given. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along fold lines. Shows radial distances from City Hall. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Trow City Directory Company
    • Date: 1884
  • Map

    Distance map of the state of New York : containing all the towns in the state.

    General-content state wall map. Does not show specific distances or administrative towns (townships). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, very darkened, brittle, cracked, wooden hanging rods removed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes state coat-of-arms at head of title, ill. of Niagara Falls (cataracts), table of "Length of rivers in the state", statistical table of "Principal canals in ...

    • Contributor: Ensigns & Thayer
    • Date: 1849
  • Map

    Historic lower Manhattan

    Scale not given. Shows buildings. Includes text and index of historic sites. Text and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service - Donovan and Green - New York Interface Development Project
    • Date: 1978
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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
  • Map

    Plan of the works opposite Hell-Gate.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1153 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1776
  • Map

    [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
  • Map

    New Yorke 1695.

    Facsimile. Original version: [New York? : s.n., 1695]. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Miller, John
    • Date: 1695
  • Map

    Colton's New York City : Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, etc.

    Shows wards by no. and coloration. "[Entered accor]ding to act of Congress in the year 1865 by G. Woolworth Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Includes notes, inset "Plan of the northern portion of the city of New York", and index of streetcar lines. LC copy missing accompanying guide/cover. Available ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Colton, G. Woolworth (george Woolworth)
    • Date: 1879
  • Map

    Lloyd's mammoth map of the business portion of New York City / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Cadastral map showing building outlines and names of some businesses and churches. Also shows wards, police precincts, house numbers, and ferry routes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1867
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    [Manuscript map of British and American troop positions in the New York City region at the time of the Battle of Long Island (Aug.-Sept. 1776)]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Covers present-day New York City vicinity including Staten Island, Palisades area (N.J.), New Rochelle (N.Y.), and Jamaica Bay. Shows troop positions, fortifications, ship anchorage areas, roads, built-up areas, villages, and agricultural field areas. Relief shown by shading, hachures, and landform drawings. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title devised by cataloger. Map appears to be a composite copied from the DesBarres sheets of the ...

    • Date: 1776
  • Map

    Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island.

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows wards, physical features, and various places of interest. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1836 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Appears to be an intermediate state between those cited by Stokes as first and second states. Madison Square shown but not ...

    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - S. Stiles & Co.
    • Date: 1836