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    Proposed site for World's Fair in 1883 : between 110th and 125th Streets, Morning Side and River Side Parks, N.Y. Area 300 acres. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Stranders, Walter
    • Date: 1879
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    Map showing the Metropolitan Street Railway system and lines operated in connection therewith : 232.07 miles : [borough of Manhattan, New York City]. Covers Manhattan Island south of 166th Street. Shows electric streetcar and horsecar lines. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Imperfect: Rubber-stamped, annotated in blue pencil "1899┬▓/25413". Includes index of "Depots and power houses" and 2 statistical (mileage) tables. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Colton, Ohman & Co. - Metropolitan Street Railway Company
    • Date: 1899
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    Topographical map of the City of New York : showing original water courses and made land
    City of New York
    Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1865 by Egbert L. Viele in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 3 cross sections and inset map of the northern tip of the island.
    • Contributor: Viele, Egbert L. (Egbert Ludovicus) - Ferd. Mayer & Co. - Viele, Egbert L.
    • Date: 1865
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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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    Atlas of the city of New York lying south of 166th st. showing surface railroads Blue line print. Includes index map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotations in ink, pencil, and colored pencil on some maps. LC copy imperfect: Title page torn vertically along left side, front cover wanting, rear cover badly damaged, all maps significantly faded. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2007-107
    • Contributor: Metropolitan Street Railway Company. Maintenance of Way Department
    • Date: 1896

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    New map of New York City : from the latest surveys showing all the ferries and steamship docks, elevated, cable, and cross town car lines
    New reference map & guide to New York City :
    Covers Manhattan Island (south of 96th Street) and adjacent cross-river districts. Shows radial distances from City Hall. Imperfect: Laminated. Includes text. Text, ill., and advertisement on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Brooks Bank Note Co. - Broadway Central Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
    • Date: 1890
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    The Merchants' Association hotel and theater map. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Merchants Association of New York
    • Date: 1906
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    Map of the business portion of New York City below Madison Square : 1870. General street map showing wards, piers, pier numbers, and streetcar lines. Shows 1-mile radial distance from City Hall. Issued as the Spring 1870 no. of "Mackey's shipping indicator" (broadsheet). "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1870, by Joseph Mackey, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Imperfect: Fold-lined, torn (halved) at fold line, ...
    • Contributor: Mackey, Joseph
    • Date: 1870
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    A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting the plan of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, with the rebels lines to the southward, which were forced by the ... Scale ca. 1:20,000. Hand colored. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive index. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 700
    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph - Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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    Williams map of Long Island City section of Queens Borough, New York.
    Williams map of Long Island City
    Also covers Manhattan east of Eighth Avenue. Also shows streetcar lines and pier numbers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Williams Map & Guide Co.
    • Date: 1911
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    Map of the upper part of the Island of Manhattan above Eighty-Sixth Street arranged to illustrate the Battle of Harlem Heights. Relief shown by hachures. From the Gen. Noel F. Parrish papers in LC Ms. Div. "Lith. by W.C. Rogers & Co. for Joseph Shannon's Manual 1868." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes notes. LC copy torn along fold lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Shannon, Joseph - Parrish, Noel Francis - W.C. Rogers & Co.
    • Date: 1776
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    Hammond's new guide map of Manhattan and the Bronx. 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
    • Contributor: C.S. Hammond & Company
    • Date: 1910
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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: Montr├ęsor, John
    • Date: 1760
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    A tracing relating to Fort Washington or Knyphausen. Scale ca. 1:9,300. Alternate title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection: The northern part of the island of New York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title and construction lines in pencil. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1161 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651
    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Date: 1776
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    Aerial survey, Manhattan Island, New York City Airphoto mosaic. Also covers adjacent part of The Bronx. "This mosaic was made by assembling 100 aerial photographs taken ... at an altitude of 1000 feet." Donated to the Geography and Map Division by Mr. Dale Kelly, Bethlehem, Penna. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Fairchild Aerial Camera Corporation
    • Date: 1921
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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 and guide of the elevated railroads of New York City. Outline map of Manhattan showing stations. Includes train schedule and list of points of interest.
    • Contributor: Latimer, H. I. - Manhattan Railway
    • Date: 1881
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    A map of part of New-York Island showing a plan of Fort Washington, now call'd Ft. Kniphausen with the rebels lines on the south part, from which they were driven on the ... Scale ca. 1:9,300. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1162 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651
    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Date: 1776
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    National parks in greater New York City Covers Manhattan and adjacent districts. "*GPO: 1989--242-345/00074. Reprint 1989." Panel title. Includes descriptive index of federal historic sites and col. ill. Text, metropolitan area map with index of federal parks and historic sites, partial aerial view of lower Manhattan, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1989
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    The elementary schools of Manhattan Shows school locations, nos., and district boundaries. In title area: Date 9/29/60. Title in india ink on rubber-stamped sheet affixed at lower right. Printed at head of title: Office of the President, Borough of Manhattan. From the papers of Kenneth B. Clark in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Red and india inks, red and blue pencils, and lead pencil ...
    • Contributor: New York (N.Y.). Board of Education. Central Zoning Unit - Clark, Kenneth Bancroft - Turner, Francis A. - Manhattan (New York, N.Y.). Office of the President
    • Date: 1960
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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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    The City of New York as laid out by the Commissioners with the surrounding country Street planning map. Covers all of Manhattan Island (New York, N.Y.) and substantial parts of adjacent counties in New York and New Jersey. Shows existing and proposed streets; also buildings and other structures, streams and other wetlands, political boundaries. Shows relief by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illustrations of surveying equipment used by the ...
    • Contributor: Randel, John
    • Date: 1821
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    Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site, New York "*GPO:2010--357-940/80530." The map is a location map indicating the site of the house (now rebuilt) in which Theodore Roosevelt was born in Midtown Manhattan (New York City). Title from panel. Includes text, chronology, and col. ill. Text, aerial view of part of Manhattan in 1855 (facing southward), and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2010
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    The Tenement-House Committee maps On verso: text, 2 smaller maps "Map of the of City of New York", showing density of population by wards, and a bird's-eye view of the Cotton States and International Exposition, Atlanta, Georgia; image of C.A. Collier, President and Director-General of the International Cotton State Exposition. From Harpers Weekly, January 19, 1895. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Pierce, F. E. (Frederick Erastus) - Pierce, F. E.
    • Date: 1894
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    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