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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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    [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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    New York and Brooklyn, with Jersey City and Hoboken water front. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 598 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1877
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    [Plan de New-York et des îles environnantes. Scale ca. 1:10,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1213 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1781
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    View of the city of New York and vicinity Perspective map not drawn to scale. Birdʾs-eye view from the south. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 607.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1 2 copies
    • Contributor: Ohman, August R. - August R. Ohman & Co.
    • Date: 1907
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    New map of New York City : from the latest surveys showing all the ferries and steamship docks, elevated, cable, and cross town car lines
    New reference map & guide to New York City :
    Covers Manhattan Island (south of 96th Street) and adjacent cross-river districts. Shows radial distances from City Hall. Imperfect: Laminated. Includes text. Text, ill., and advertisement on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Brooks Bank Note Co. - Broadway Central Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
    • Date: 1890
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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 city of New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 597 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1876
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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. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1045 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 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. Vault AACR2:...
    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas - Holland, Samuel - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1776
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    A plan of the city of New York from an actual survey, anno Domini, M[D]CC,LV Scale ca. 1:3,300; foot 660 to one 8 of a mile. "To the Honourable James De Lancey ... this plan of the City of New York is humbly dedict. by your honours most obet. & humble servant G. Duyckinck." Shows ward boundaries. Indexed for points of interest. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 380 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1101 Available...
    • Contributor: Maerschalck, Francis W. - Duyckinck, G.
    • Date: 1755
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    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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    Distance map of the state of New York : containing all the towns in the state. General-content state wall map. Does not show specific distances or administrative towns (townships). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, very darkened, brittle, cracked, wooden hanging rods removed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes state coat-of-arms at head of title, ill. of Niagara Falls (cataracts), table of "Length of rivers in the state", statistical table of "Principal canals in...
    • Contributor: Ensigns & Thayer
    • Date: 1849
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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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    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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    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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    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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    Novi Belgii Novæque Angliæ : nec non partis Virginiæ tabula multis in locis emendata Stokes, Iconography, p. 147 (vol. 1), lists dates as 1651-55. See Map collectors circle, #24. Phillips, 465 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes view "Nieuw Amsterdam op t eylant Manhattans." Vault
    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Date: 169?
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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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    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. Facsimiles 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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    The city of New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 599 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., index to points of interest, directory, view of "Manhattan Beach," and map "New York & Manhatten Beach R.R. & branches." AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Taylor, Will L. - Galt & Hoy
    • Date: 1879
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    Reconnoissance, juillet 1781. Scale ca. 1:18,400; 700 t[oises] = 75 mm. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Reconnoissance juillet 1781. Ouvrages et redoutes-Morisania [continent] îles de New York, Montresor et Buchanan. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications on "Isle de New York" in vicinity of Hell Gate. LC Maps...
    • Date: 1781
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    [Map of New York Island and vicinity. Scale 1:126,720; 1/2 an in. to a mile. Manuscript, pen-and-ink tracing "copied from a map found among the Heath papers in the hands of Amos A. Lawrence, Esq. of Boston, by Henry Stevens, Jr." The Heath papers are now in the Massachusetts Historical Society collections. Area extends from above Dobbs Ferry to Red Hook in Long Island, from Hackensack River to Bynam's River. Shows...
    • Contributor: Stevens, Henry - Heath, William
    • Date: 1840
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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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    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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    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