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  • 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
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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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    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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    [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
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of New York and environs. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 594.6 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John - Kimmel & Forster
    • Date: 1865
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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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    [Disposition of British troops, with fortifications north of Fort Knipehausen, i.e. Fort Washington to Fort Independence. Scale ca. 1:10,600. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows military unit members. "No. 31." Stamped on label on verso: Montresor. Includes table "Cantoonments between Fort Knypehausen and McGowans Pass." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1167 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1778
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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.), 603 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1886
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    The city of New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Williams, J. W. - Root & Tinker
    • Date: 1879
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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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    [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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    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
  • Map
    Supervue of New York City / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Perspective map not drawn to scale. Cover title: New York : latest guide and illustrated map. Alternate title: Supervue of New York City. Covers Manhattan and adjacent areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Text and maps of "Routes of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company," "B.M.T. lines," and "Location of stations, independent city own rapid transit ...
    • Contributor: Supervue Map & Guide Company
    • Date: 1934
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    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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    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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    New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 600 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Williams, J. W. - Root & Tinker
    • Date: 1879
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    Fort Washington, head of Harlem River. Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Shows military troop positions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1812
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    New York und Umgegend. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. At end of title: Prämie zum sechszehnten Bande des New Yorker Belletristischen [Jo]urnals. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 594.7 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy imperfect: Sections of margins and index missing. AACR2: 651/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: Lexow, R. - Peters, H. - Kupfer, R.
    • Date: 1867
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    [Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above Albany), Mohawk River, Niagara region, and Lake Ontario in New York Province]. Untitled pictorial depiction of rivers and fortifications on conical powder horn. Present title devised by cataloguer. Manuscript: Black/brown inks on bovine horn, shellacked. Has pewter pouring spout attached at narrow end and hinged pewter cap attached at wide end. Housed on wooden base covered by clear plastic box casement screwed-on to base at bottom. Photograph of this horn is in "Journal of the military ...
    • Date: 1770
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    40 miles around New York
    Forty miles around New York | H.H. Lloyd's New York and forty miles around it : | New York and forty miles around it
    Regional map emphasizing railroads and areas/names of local municipalities. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1866, by H.H. Lloyd & Co., in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Includes text, notes, and publisher's map list. Map on verso: H.H. Lloyd's new map of the great ...
    • Contributor: H.H. Lloyd & Co. - Fisk & Russell
    • Date: 1867
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    Plan of village of Newtown (Elmhurst) showing places of historical interest Map of Elmhurst (Queens, N.Y.C.) as in late 18th cent. Shows buildings, lot lines, and 1908-period historic sites with index numbers. In lower margin: Map no. II., Excursion XI., City History Club. Removed from textual publication, index missing. Imperfect: Rubber-stamped, annotated in ink, torn along bottom edge. Location map (annotated in ink to show excursion locations) on verso: Map no. 1, Queens Borough, excursion ...
    • Contributor: Innes, J. H. (John H.) - City History Club of New York
    • Date: 178?
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    City & county map of New-York : Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jersey City & the adjacent waters
    City and county map of New-York
    City street map showing built-up areas, streetcar/railroad lines, river piers (numbered, proprietors identified), municipal wards (numbered), and projected street-system grid to the northern end of Manhattan Island. Relief shown by hachures; depths shown by soundings. Titie from map area (upper center); there in no title on the cover. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Hand colored to emphasize shorelines, municipal boundaries, and ward ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Lyne, James - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1857
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    The Brooklyn Hills Improvement Co.'s plat no. 1 : property at Woodhaven, L.I. ; Brooklyn Hills Improvement Co.'s map showing relative position of property to prominent points in cities of New York ... Woodside map is black-and-white cadastral map with lot lines/dimensions, lot/block numbers, and street widths. "Relative position" map is col. map of adjacent parts of Manhattan/Brooklyn/Queens with radial distances from N.Y. City Hall; also shows municipalities and transit routes. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1888, by the Brooklyn Hills Improvement Company, in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." ...
    • Contributor: Brooklyn Hills Improvement Company - Wells, Jaco
    • Date: 1888