Search Maps

  • Map
    A Plan of Fort Ontario built at Oswego in 1759. Scale ca. 1:2,450. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. Copied from the original map in British archives: Brit. Mus. ms. class. no.; [Amer. & W. I., vol. 92, p. 173 of transcript. Shows the positions of Fort Rascal and of the old fort of Oswego, both of which had been demolished before 1759. Includes text, "Explanations," and "Profile & section thro'...
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    [Map of Stony and Verplanck Points on the Hudson River as fortified by Sir Henry Clinton June 1779. Scale ca. 1:20,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1198 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/3
    • Date: 1779
  • 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
    City of Troy, N.Y. : from actual surveys City cadastral street map showing lot/tract lines, lot numbers, names of owners of rural tracts, building coverage, ward boundaries, and ward numbers. Also covers West Troy (now City of Watervliet). Oriented with north toward the upper right. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by William Barton in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Northern District of New...
    • Contributor: Barton, William - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - W. Barton & J. Chace Jr.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of the village of Potsdam, St. Lawrence Co. N.Y. Cadastral map showing lots, lot numbers, buildings, and landowners' names. Hand col. in blue and green watercolors. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, fold-lined, cracked at edges, missing small sections of margins. Includes inset of "Racket Mills" vicinity, "List of subscribers", and ill. of principal buildings/residences. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2008-086
    • Contributor: Wall, Henry - Wall & Forrest
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Reconnoissance de King's bridge. I. Scale ca. 1:7,900; 600 toises = 97 mm. Title from label on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. Shows forts and redoubts. Title 607 of The valuable library of the Hon. S. W. Pennypacker, sold April 1906. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1210 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    A Plan of the works on Spikendevil Hill with the ground in front, protracted from a scale of 200 feet to an inch. Scale 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1169 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1778
  • Map
    Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the description of them given by a deserter who came to Stoney Point, 9th June, 1779. Scale ca. 1:11,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and amounts of ordnance. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1203 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1779
  • Map
    Sketch of West Point. Scale ca. 1:20,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink on tracing paper. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Based on John Hinncks' West Point. 1783. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1206 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Hinncks, John
    • Date: 1783
  • Map
    Birds eye view of the city of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, New York 1871 : looking north west.
    Jamestown, Chautauqua County, New York 1871 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    City aerial view to northern horizon. Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. Title from cartouche at bottom margin. Oriented with north toward the upper right. No statement of attribution is given on the work. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at title cartouche, mounted on paper backing. Includes index of "References", index of "Churches", and color illustrations of lake steamboats/high-school. Available also through the...
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Position des Armées amériquaine et françoise à Kings-ferry, Peaks-hill, Crompond et Hunts-taverne du 17. septembre au 20 octobre 1782. Scale ca. 1:27,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Kings Ferry operated between Verplank Point and Stony Point. "Peaks-hill" was about 3 miles south of the center of present-day Peekskill. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1219 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/0; 651/2
    • Date: 1782
  • Map
    A survey of Lake Champlain including Crown Point and St. Iohn's on which is fixed the line of forty five degrees north lattit. terminating the boundarys betwe[e]n the provinces of Quebec and ... Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. In pencil, lower left margin: No. 10. Includes descriptive notes and "References to Crown Point." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1074 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Collins, John - Murray, James - Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Date: 1765
  • Map
    Map of the city of Brooklyn, L.I. : shewing the streets as at present existing with the buildings and the intended canal and other works : also the village of Williamsburgh Shows wards (numbered), building coverage, and lot lines. Hand colored to emphasize ward boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (western/eastern). LC copy imperfect: Rubber-stamped, shellacked, brittle, darkened. Includes 3 illustrations of public buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Harrison, John F. - Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Cundy, W. H. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    A map of the incorporated village of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, state of New York Relief shown by hachures. Shows all buildings, cadastral lot/tract lines, selected landowners' names, and wooded areas. Published: Poughkeepsie, September 1834. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, brittle, cracked, torn, fold-lined, missing small edge/internal sections. Includes index of "References". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2004-70 Dealer/source: John Carbonell Vault
    • Contributor: Whinfield, Henry
    • Date: 1834
  • Map
    Map of Cazenovia, Madison Co., N.Y. 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...
    • Contributor: Hart, Henry - Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Village of Albion, Orleans Co., New York
    Village of Albion, Orleans County, New York
    Wall map. Includes note and ill. of local buildings. Mounted on cloth. Shellacked. Attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of sheet. LC copy imperfect: Minor losses at top-center of map, repaired with clear tape at lower-center, significant liquid staining throughout. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2006-146
    • Contributor: French, Frank F. - French, J. H. (John Homer) - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Plan de West-Point du nord, levé a vue. Scale ca. 1:17,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Shows fortifications. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1204 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1780
  • Map
    S[i]r: This is minuts of the fort at Crown Point and of the redouts built round it; which I took on the mountain to the west of Crown Point abt. a miles ... Scale ca. 1:6,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Rogers, Robert - Johnson, William
    • Date: 1755
  • Map
    West Point. Scale ca. 1:20,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows fortifications. Includes profiles of "Fort Putnam" and "Fort Willit." Based on John Hinncks' West Point. 1783. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1208 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1783
  • Map
    Plan de West-Pointe du nord levé a vue. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1205 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Deux Ponts, Christian
    • Date: 1782
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge, with the proposed redouts couloured yellow. Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Shows proposed British redoubts, "rebel redout," and "Fort Independence." In upper margin: No. 7. Stamped on verso: Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1166 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1777
  • Map
    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