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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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    Map of the business portion of New York City below Madison Square : 1870.
    Map showing the location of the different steamship, steamboat, and railroad piers
    General street map showing wards, piers, pier numbers, and streetcar lines. Shows 1-mile radial distance from City Hall. Issued as the summer 1870 no. of "Mackey's shipping indicator" (broadsheet). "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1870, by Joseph Mackey, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Imperfect: Fold-lined, torn (halved) at fold line, ...
    • Contributor: Mackey, Joseph
    • Date: 1870
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    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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    Map and guide of the elevated railroads of New York City. Outline map of Manhattan showing stations. Includes train schedule and list of points of interest.
    • Contributor: Latimer, H. I. - Manhattan Railway
    • Date: 1881
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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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    [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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Statue de la Liberté, Monument national, 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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    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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    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
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    National parks in greater New York City Covers Manhattan and adjacent districts. "*GPO: 1989--242-345/00074. Reprint 1989." Panel title. Includes descriptive index of federal historic sites and col. ill. Text, metropolitan area map with index of federal parks and historic sites, partial aerial view of lower Manhattan, 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: 1989
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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 "1899²/25413". 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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    [Manuscript map of British and American troop positions in the New York City region at the time of the Battle of Long Island (Aug.-Sept. 1776)]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Covers present-day New York City vicinity including Staten Island, Palisades area (N.J.), New Rochelle (N.Y.), and Jamaica Bay. Shows troop positions, fortifications, ship anchorage areas, roads, built-up areas, villages, and agricultural field areas. Relief shown by shading, hachures, and landform drawings. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title devised by cataloger. Map appears to be a composite copied from the DesBarres sheets of the ...
    • Date: 1776
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    Proposed site for World's Fair in 1883 : between 110th and 125th Streets, Morning Side and River Side Parks, N.Y. Area 300 acres. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Stranders, Walter
    • Date: 1879
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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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    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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    Statua della Libertà, Monumento nazionale, 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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    [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
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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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    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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    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