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    Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, Hyde Park, New York, official map and guide
    Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, Hyde Park, New York
    "*GPO: 1996--404-952/40188." Panel title. Includes text and ill. (some col.). Text 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: 1996
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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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    Walton, N.Y. 1887. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 647 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Burleigh, L. R. (Lucien R.) - Burleigh Litho - Burleigh, L. R.
    • Date: 1887
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    Map of the northern parts of New York. Scale 1:126,720; 2 miles to an in. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the Hudson River from Albany to Fort Edward, the Mohawk and Hoosic rivers, Schoharie Creek, roads and villages adjacent, and some landowners. Includes descriptive notes, some indicate number of families in each village. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1077 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1758
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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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    [Sketch map of fortifications in the vicinity of Fort Washington, Manhattan Island, New York]. Relief shown by hachures. In German. Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Carroll B. Cox, Dana Point, Calif.; 1997. From the Johann Carl Philipp von Krafft papers in LC Manuscript Division. Pen-and-ink. Watermark (unclear--mostly torn away at upper edge). Sheet cut/torn from larger sheet; missing small sections at edges; has vertical fold line at center. Includes unidentified handwritten numbered list (referring to Fort Knyphausen, also ...
    • Contributor: Krafft, Johann Carl Philipp Von
    • Date: 1781
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    Aero-view of Monroe, New York 1923. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Oriented with north toward the lower left. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 592 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, directory, and location diagram. AACR2 Copyright not renewed, 02-27-1998.
    • Contributor: Hughes & Bailey
    • Date: 1923
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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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    The village of Flushing, Queens County, L.I. : nine miles east of the city of New York : lat. 40° 45ʹ 1ʺN, lon. 73° 09ʹ 58ʺW Cadastral map of the incorporated village of Flushing showing lot lines, dimensions, buildings (residential/non-residential), landholders' names, marshlands, and village boundary. Oriented with north to the left. Includes text, vicinity inset (northern Queens County), and location inset (in relation to N.Y.C./Manhattan). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2008-175
    • Contributor: Smith, Elijah A. - G. Hayward Lith
    • Date: 1841
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    Map of Rensselaer Co., New York Relief shown by hachures. Includes a table of distances. Includes 31 insets with business directories. Scale of village plans, 40 rods to 1 in. LC Land ownership maps, 546 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lake, D. J. - Beers, S. N.
    • Date: 1861
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    A map of the Province of New-York, reduc'd from the large drawing of that Province, compiled from actual surveys by order of His Excellency William Tryon, Esqr. Captain General & Governor of ... Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: New York. Shows administrative boundaries in New York and New Jersey. Also shows portions of Pennsylvania and New England. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1047 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4; 651/5; 700/2
    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph - Ratzer, Bernard - Faden, William
    • Date: 1776
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    Glens Falls, N.Y. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 567 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Bird's-eye-view. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Burleigh, L. R. (Lucien R.) - Beck & Pauli - Burleigh, L. R.
    • Date: 1884
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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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    Railroad map of the state of New York to accompany the twelfth annual report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners of the State of New York, 1894. Shows drainage, cities and towns, distances, and named railroads.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1894
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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. Depths shown by form lines. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Includes descriptive note, "References," 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, I. N. P. Iconography of Manhattan Island. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Andrews, Peter - Dury, Andrew
    • Date: 1775
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    African Burial Ground : African Burial Ground National Monument, New York
    African Burial Ground National Monument, New York | Rediscovery, reinterment, remembrance
    "*GPO:2012--372-849/80797 Reprint 2011." Title from panel. Includes text, location map, and col. ill. Text, facsim. of part of early map showing "Negro Burial Ground", small outline map of Africa, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2011
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    Map of Cayuga and Seneca counties, New York General content county map showing towns (townships), numbered town sections, and rural buildings with householders' names. The city insets also show individual buildings and lot/tract lines (but not landowners' names). Hand colored to emphasize towns, incorporated villages/cities, and insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Assist. publishers I.D. Peck, S. Willard Treat, A.Y. Peck, C.O. Titus, J.H.C. Dawson, L.G. Dawson." "Entered according to Act of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Gray, O. W. (Ormando Wyllis) - Lothrop, G. D. - Dawson, A. R. Z. - Gillette, John E. - Gray, Ormando Willis
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of the Howland Place, Whitestone Avenue, Flushing, L.I. Property survey map of tracts in Flushing, Queens County, Long Island, N.Y. Shows tract lines, dimensions, tract-line compass orientations, buildings, trees, field usage identifications, and street names. Hand watercolored in green, pink, and blue to show unidentified land subdivisions. Imperfect: Shellacked, cracked, mounted on cloth backing. Includes bar "Scale of chains". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1845
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    Design for Governor's Island. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. At head of title, in pencil: No. 50. Stamped on verso: John Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1142 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1760
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    Map of the city of Brooklyn. General-content double-line street map of Brooklyn city (Kings County, N.Y.) showing municipal ward numbers and horsecar lines. Shows half-mile radial distances from Brooklyn city hall. Oriented with north toward the lower left. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1863 by H. Phelps in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern district of New York." LC copy imperfect: Brittle, ...
    • Contributor: Phelps, Humphrey - Cooper, H. P. (Henry Poolly)
    • Date: 1864
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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. From Thomas Jeffery's American atlas. 1778. 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. No. "17" stamped on verso, upper right corner. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1045 Available ...
    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas - Holland, Samuel - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1776
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    N.W. parts of New York, no. 156. Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Edges deteriorating and hole in left center. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1081 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1750
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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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    Sketch of Forts Clinton & Montgomery, stormed the 6th Octob. 1777 by the troops under the command of Sir Henry Clinton, K.B., Lt. General of H. Maj. forces and commander in chief ... Scale ca. 1:11,700. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows routes of troop movements and military units. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1193 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440
    • Date: 1776
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    Utica and vicinity Road map of Utica city region with extensive col. hand-drawn additions showing road improvements (red/black) and N.Y. State Barge Canal (brown). Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In legend: State roads--highways to be improved by the state indicated in red. Base map is transfer-line print (black) on photoreceptive fabric. LC ...
    • Contributor: Lewis, Clifford
    • Date: 1907