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    New York to New Rochelle : from Christopher Colles's survey of U.S. roads 1789. Highway strip maps showing milestones, buildings, and householders' names. Orientation differs. Facimiles of the first 2 maps in Christopher Colles's "A survey of the roads of the United States of America" published in 1789. Original version: [New York? : Christopher Colles], 1789. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, rubber-stamped, affixed to stiff-paper backing. Each principal map is printed in 3 contiguous segments. ...
    • Contributor: Colles, Christopher - Ratzer, Bernard
    • Date: 18??
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    Historic lower Manhattan Scale not given. Shows buildings. Includes text and index of historic sites. Text and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service - Donovan and Green - New York Interface Development Project
    • Date: 1978
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    Map of the bays, harbors, and rivers around New York : showing the channels, soundings, lighthouses, buoys &c., and the complete topography of the surrounding country : including Hempstead, Sandy-Hook, South-Amboy, Newark, ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1866 by M. Dripps ..." Includes notes. LC copy fold-lined, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1866
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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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    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
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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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    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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    Rand, McNally & Co.'s map of New York and New Jersey suburbs : showing the boundary lines of the Greater New York, with good roads specially marked. Scale ca. 1:94,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. From the papers of Oscar Terry Crosby. Stamped on: Compliments of the New Orange Industrial Association. Includes index with population data by locality for 1880, 1890, and 1895. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Crosby, Oscar Terry
    • Date: 1895
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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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    New York City and environs. Compiled from maps of the U.S. Coast Survey and from special supplementary surveys. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, A. - Witzel, P. - Westermann & Co.
    • Date: 1860
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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. LC copy deteriorated in margins. Relief shown pictorially. Shows administrative divisions. 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. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1043 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel - Jefferys, Thomas - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1776
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    Plan of the city of New York. Scale ca. 1:13,000. Hand colored. Shows ward boundaries. Includes index to buildings. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 387 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1113 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 700
    • Contributor: McComb, John - Tiebout, Cornelius
    • Date: 1789
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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. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "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. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1104 Available ...
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Andrews, Peter
    • Date: 1766
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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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    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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    [New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished. Scale ca. 1:17,000. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Variant title in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Topography of upper part of Manhattan Island from about 85th St. to about the Van Cortlandt Manor house, above King's bridge. 1777-1780. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows detailed topography of Manhattan Island north of Hell ...
    • Date: 1770
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    The city of New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Supplement to The Cottager." Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Panoramic maps, 601 AACR2: 651
    • Contributor: Williams, J. W. - Root & Tinker
    • Date: 1879
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    To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief in & over the province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral ... "Survey'd in 1767." Shows ward names and boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. First state--before addition of Faden & Jefferys imprint. Includes index of "References" and coat-of-arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined and accompanied by description sheet. Vault Acquisitions control no.: 91-41
    • Contributor: Ratzer, Bernard - Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1767
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    Plan of the works opposite Hell-Gate. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1153 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1776
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    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
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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?
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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
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    [Map of defenses of New York Island from Fort Washington to Fort Independence, with redoubts, etc. planned between. Scale ca. 1:9,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows earthworks and troops on New York Island and redoubts above Kingsbridge proposed by the British in 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1163 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1777
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    Colton's New York City : Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, etc. Shows wards by no. and coloration. "[Entered accor]ding to act of Congress in the year 1865 by G. Woolworth Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Includes notes, inset "Plan of the northern portion of the city of New York", and index of streetcar lines. LC copy missing accompanying guide/cover. Available ...
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth)
    • Date: 1879
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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