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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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    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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    The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the province of Quebec. Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows administrative divisions. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1045 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 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. Vault AACR2: ...
    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas - Holland, Samuel - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1776
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    District map of the Archdeaconry of New York. Scale ca. 1:100,000. Hand colored. Shows parish boundaries and churches. Includes alphabetical and numerical lists of parishes and inset of Spoffords Point area. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1888
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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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    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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    View of the city of New York and vicinity Perspective map not drawn to scale. Birdʾs-eye view from the south. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 607.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1 2 copies
    • Contributor: Ohman, August R. - August R. Ohman & Co.
    • Date: 1907
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    Reconnoissance, juillet 1781. Scale ca. 1:18,400; 700 t[oises] = 75 mm. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Reconnoissance juillet 1781. Ouvrages et redoutes-Morisania [continent] îles de New York, Montresor et Buchanan. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications on "Isle de New York" in vicinity of Hell Gate. LC Maps ...
    • Date: 1781
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    [Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 33. Stamped on verso: John Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1084 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1760
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    City of New-York Also shows extent of built-up areas, ward boundaries, and portions of Brooklyn and Williamsburg. "Printed according to Act of Congress in the year 1833 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Hand colored in light blue watercolor to identify water areas. Shows ward boundaries and portions of Brooklyn and Williamsburg. LC ...
    • Contributor: Burr, David H. - S. Stiles & Co. - J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1834
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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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    Map of the city of New-York : extending northward to Fiftieth St. Wall map of southern Manhattan showing wards (numbered), building coverage, lot lines, house-numbering system (base numbers), and pier numbers. Hand colored to emphasize ward areas. Originally printed on 6 sheets. "Entered according to act of congress in the year 1851 by M. Dripps in [...] the southern district of New York." LC copy imperfect: Rubber-stamped, shellacked, brittle, darkened. Includes numerous illustrations of public buildings ...
    • Contributor: Harrison, John F. - Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Kollner, Augustus - Kollner's Lithographic Establishment
    • Date: 1852
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    Plan of the city of New York. Scale ca. 1:13,000. Hand colored. Shows ward boundaries. Includes index to buildings. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 387 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1113 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 700
    • Contributor: McComb, John - Tiebout, Cornelius
    • Date: 1789
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    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
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    Map of the bays, harbors, and rivers around New York : showing the channels, soundings, lighthouses, buoys &c., and the complete topography of the surrounding country : including Hempstead, Sandy-Hook, South-Amboy, Newark, ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1866 by M. Dripps ..." Includes notes. LC copy fold-lined, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1866
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    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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    The city of New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 606 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1892
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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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    [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
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    This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out by the commissioners appointed by the legislature, April 3d, 1807 is respectfully dedicated to the mayor, aldermen ...
    Map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out by the commissioners appointed by the legislature, April 3d, 1807
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows ward boundaries, selected buildingsm and landowner's names. "Entered according to act of Congress Novr. 16th 1811." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 652 Cohen, P.E. Manhattan in maps, p. 100-105 Stokes, I.N.P. Iconography of Manhattan Island, p. 542-549 Includes index to points of interest, and text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Bridges, William - Maverick, Peter
    • Date: 1811
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    [Plan de New-York et des îles environnantes. Scale ca. 1:10,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1213 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1781
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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. 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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    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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    Gracie Emmett in her great play the Pulse of New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 605 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest with those places in the "Pulse of New York" marked in red. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Taylor, Howard P. - Emmett, Gracie - Courier Lith. Co.
    • Date: 1891
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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 2 sections. 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