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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:2011--365-615/80593 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 New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity, shewing [sic] suburban lines of Long Island Railroad and its connections. Map of the five borough area of New York showing drainage, settlements, streets, roads, and railroads. "Manhattan (El.) R'y," "Long Island R.R.," "proposed Cable El. R'y," and connections are color coded.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Long Island Rail Road
    • Date: 1885
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    Plan of U.S. military prison, Elmira, N.Y. "Map made by David J. Coffman, born in 1839 in Luray, [Page] County, Va. Served in Co. D., 7th Virginia Calvary (sic). This map made while he was a prisoner of war at Elmira, N.Y., Military Prison." Accompanied by a copy of Coffman's Civil War service record (22 x 28 cm.), stating he enlisted Apr. 1, 1862 in Luray, Virginia, was captured May 20, ...
    • Contributor: Coffman, David J.
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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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    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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    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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    [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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    National parks in greater New York City "*GPO:2005--310-394/00396. Reprint 2005." Title from panel. Includes descriptive index to points of interest and col. ill. Text, metro-area map with descriptive index, 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: 2005
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    New York. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 600 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Williams, J. W. - Root & Tinker
    • Date: 1879
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    Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à New-York avec les bancs, sondes, marques de navigation &c. Scale ca. 1:70,000. Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown by land form drawings. "339." Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1229 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine - Sartine, Antoine De
    • Date: 1778
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    Birdseye view of Rochester and Despatch
    Bird's-eye view of Rochester and Despatch
    Oriented with north to the left. "Copyrighted." Accompanied by typewritten provenance slip: Purchased at Wm. Jones auction-Canandaigua, NY ... June 1992. Includes rubber-stamped note at upper border specifying the monetary requirements for purchase of lots (real property). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, wrinkled, missing small edge/internal sections, annotated in red marker ink ...
    • Contributor: Reits - Union and Advertiser Co.
    • Date: 1910
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    Blackwell's, Ward's and Randall's islands and adjacent shores of East and Harlem rivers from 51st St. New York to Lawrence's Pt. Scale 1:5,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/3; 710
    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1885
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    National parks in greater New York City "*GPO: 1991--281-954/40042. Reprint 1989." Panel title. Includes descriptive index to points of interest and col. ill. Text, metropolitan area map with descriptive index, 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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    Rand, McNally & Co.'s map of New York city and vicinity showing steam railroads and electric lines. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1908
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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. Dedicated "To the Honble. Thos. Gage ... " Relief shown by hachures. Includes text, index to points of interest, 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, Issac Newton Phelps. Iconography of Manhattan Island. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Andrews, Peter
    • Date: 1766
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    General Grant National Memorial, New York Location map showing vicinity of the memorial site in Morningside Heights, Manhattan, New York City; not a map of the site grounds. "*GPO:2010--357-940/80524." Title from panel. Includes text and ill. (some col.). Text, low-angle photographic view of the memorial, 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: 2010
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    Reconnoissance de King's bridge. I. Scale ca. 1:7,900; 600 toises = 97 mm. Title from label on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. Shows forts and redoubts. Title 607 of The valuable library of the Hon. S. W. Pennypacker, sold April 1906. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1210 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1781
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    Governors Island National Monument, New York Island map is a regional location map showing showing the positions of other federally administered park properties in Upper New York Bay. "*GPO:2008--339-126/80150 Reprint 2008." Title from panel. Includes text and ill. (some col.). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2008
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    Map of the village of East New York, Kings County, and part of the town of Jamaica, Queens County, Long Island, New York Also covers district of Woodhaven in Town of Jamaica, Queens County, N.Y., and shows proposed streets. Hand col. to distinguish administrative districts of the village. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1872 by J.C.E. Hinrichs, C.E., in the office of Librarian of Congress at Washington." Originally printed on 4 sheets. Imperfect: Quartered. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Hinrichs, J. C. E. - Endicott & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
    • Date: 1871
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    The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester with the several forts and stackadoes raised by the rebels, and the attacks made by His Majesty's land and sea forces. Scale ca. 1:100,000. Facsimile. Title in margin: Plan of attack on Fort Mifflin, 1777. From the original in possession of the Franklin Institute, Philadelphia. Insets: A plan of Fort Mifflin on Mud Island with the attacks made by the King's troops and vessels.--Profile and plan of the frames or chevaux de frize which formed the Stakadoes in the river. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William - George Barrie & Sons
    • Date: 1904
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    National parks in greater New York City "*GPO: 1997--417-648/60121. Reprint 1997." Panel title. Includes descriptive index to points of interest and col. ill. Text, metro-area map with descriptive index, 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: 1997
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    City & county map of New-York : Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jersey City & the adjacent waters
    City and county map of New-York
    City street map showing built-up areas, streetcar/railroad lines, river piers (numbered, proprietors identified), municipal wards (numbered), and projected street-system grid to the northern end of Manhattan Island. Relief shown by hachures; depths shown by soundings. Titie from map area (upper center); there in no title on the cover. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Hand colored to emphasize shorelines, municipal boundaries, and ward ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Lyne, James - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1857
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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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    Map of Arverne : 1908 Cadastral map showing lot lines/numbers, house numbers, and buildings (some named). "Copyrighted 1908 by Lewis H. May Co., N.Y.C." Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Von Hardenberg Co. - Lewis H. May Co.
    • Date: 1908
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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