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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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    Freiheitsstatue Nationaldenkmal, New York Scale ca. 1:31,680; 1 in. equals about 0.5 mile. "Reprint 1975." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Place names in English. Shows parks in lower Manhattan. Includes text. Text, poem in English, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1975
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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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    Estatua de la la Libertad, Monumento Nacional : NPS New York Scale ca. 1:31,680; 1 pulgada equivale aproximadamente a 0.5 milla. "Reprint 1975." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows parks in lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty National Monument. Text, poem in English, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1975
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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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    Nord de l'Ile de New-York. Scale ca. 1:19,000; 600 t[oises] = 93 mm. Alternate title: Nord de l'Isle de New-York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for military points of interest, forts, redoubts, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1209 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; ...
    • Date: 1781
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    Map of New York, places of interest and general information concerning the city Shows subways, elevated lines, and streetcar lines in Manhattan south of 120th Street. Imperfect: Slightly use-worn, rubber-stamped, additionally fold-lined. Directory to points of interest/services, ill. of hotel, and hotel advertisement on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Trott, E. R. - Grand Union Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
    • Date: 191?
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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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    Atlas of the city of New York, Manhattan Island : from actual surveys and official plans / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Includes block index (inside of front cover), street index, and index map. Annotations in pencil on some maps. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: Swann Galleries Acquisitions control no. 2010-030
    • Contributor: Bromley, George Washington - Bromley, Walter Scott - G.W. Bromley & Co.
    • Date: 1894
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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    [Bird's-eye-view of Manhattan and adjacent districts, New York City]. Lacks title and legend. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 584.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1900
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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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    [Unfinished draught for a topographical map of the northern part of New York Island. Scale ca. 1:7,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows Fort Lee, Fort Washington, Fort Independence, the 8 redoubts built by the British to command Kingsbridge, troop symbols, and the entrenchments on Harlem Heights. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1171 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1778
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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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    [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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    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
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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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    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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    [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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    [Rapid transit map of Manhattan and adjacent districts of New York City]. Covers Manhattan, South Bronx, and small adjacent parts of Queens, Brooklyn, and Jersey City. Shows subways, connecting mainline railroads, and complete street system. "Copyright, 1908, by Rand, McNally & Co." Gift; Charles D. Lothridge; Apr. 1998. LC copy use-worn, missing cover, torn at fold lines, additionally fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2000-12
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1908
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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