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    Map of the city of New-York : extending northward to Fiftieth St. Wall map of southern Manhattan showing wards (numbered), building coverage, lot lines, house-numbering system (base numbers), and pier numbers. Hand colored to emphasize ward areas. Originally printed on 6 sheets. "Entered according to act of congress in the year 1851 by M. Dripps in [...] the southern district of New York." LC copy imperfect: Rubber-stamped, shellacked, brittle, darkened. Includes numerous illustrations of public buildings ...
    • Contributor: Harrison, John F. - Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Kollner, Augustus - Kollner's Lithographic Establishment
    • Date: 1852
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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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    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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    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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    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
  • Map
    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 de New-York et les environs. Scale ca. 1:82,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" indicates earthworks, forts, etc. with indication of number of soldiers to man them. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1214 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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    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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    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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    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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    Old Jamaica Village. Cadastral map of Jamaica (Queens, N.Y.C.) as in late 18th cent. Shows buildings, lot lines, names of "quarters", and woods. At head of title: Map No. V. Imperfect: Rubber-stamped, removed from textual publication (pp. 33-34), lacking index. Text (portion of index unrelated to Jamaica) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Innes, J. H. (John H.)
    • Date: 178?
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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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    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
  • Map
    [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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    [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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    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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    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.), 607 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    Street map, New York City
    New York City and Long Island with Winchester County | Metropolitan map of New York City
    Includes index and inset of lower Manhattan. Index and Metropolitan map of New York City on verso, with inset of Eastern Long Island. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Diversified Map Corporation
    • Date: 1964
  • Map
    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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    Aerial map of the city of New York J274077 U.S. Copyright Office Airphoto of city and inner suburbs (including Hudson County and Newark, N.J.) taken from aircraft. "Copyright 1924, Arthur S. Tuttle, Chief Engineer." Originally printed on small sheets later reassembled into 12 larger sheets on cloth backing. Includes name directory of city officers. LC sheets brittle, missing small sections along former sheet edges, some sheets pin-holed. aVAILABLE ALSO THROUGH THE lIBRARY ...
    • Contributor: Fairchild Aerial Camera Corporation - Tuttle, Arthur S. (Arthur Smith) - New York (N.Y.). Board of Estimate and Apportionment - New York (N.Y.). Chief Engineer
    • Date: 1924
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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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    Gray's aero view of the port of New York Raised relief model. Relief model pressed into cardboard. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Gray, C. P.
    • Date: 1913
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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 of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts coloured orange. Old rebel works coloured black. Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Oriented with north to the left LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1165 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1777
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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?