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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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    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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    Map of Kings County : with parts of Westchester, Queens, New York & Richmond : showing farm lines, soundings, &c. Cadastral map showing lot lines, property-owners' names, and planned streets. Depths shown by contours and soundings. LC Land ownership maps, 510 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Dripps, M.
    • Date: 1872
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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 Yorke 1695. Facsimile. Original version: [New York? : s.n., 1695]. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Miller, John
    • Date: 1695
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    Birdseye view of Jamaica Park South : [Queens, New York City, N.Y.
    Birds eye view of Jamaica Park South
    Aerial view to horizon. Identifies "Section 1", "Section 2", and near the horizon "Jamaica". Imperfect: Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Wright, Grant - Van Horen, Theo. J.
    • Date: 1908
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    Map of Westchester County, New York : from actual surveys General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names. Also covers southern area that was detached from Westchester County in 1898 to form the Borough of The Bronx (part of New York City). Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town territories. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, mounted on cloth backing, missing small sections at sheet...
    • Contributor: Merry, Frederick Carles - Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Keil, Valentine
    • Date: 1858
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    New map of Kings and Queens counties, New York : from actual surveys. General-content map of the present-day borough of Brooklyn (Kings County, New York City) and the entire pre-1899 area of Queens County. Also covers Nassau County which was formed from the eastern part of Queens County in 1899. Shows incorporated cities, towns (townships), numbered districts, roads, rural buildings, and rural householders' names; shows street systems in urban areas. Shows 1-mile radial distances from N.Y. City...
    • Contributor: J. Beers & Co.
    • Date: 1886
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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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    Map of the city of Brooklyn, L.I. : shewing the streets as at present existing with the buildings and the intended canal and other works : also the village of Williamsburgh Shows wards (numbered), building coverage, and lot lines. Hand colored to emphasize ward boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (western/eastern). LC copy imperfect: Rubber-stamped, shellacked, brittle, darkened. Includes 3 illustrations of public buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Harrison, John F. - Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Cundy, W. H. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1850
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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, 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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    [Frog's Point avec batteries de Partie de Longue Island. Scale ca. 1:7,700. Folded title, on label: Reconnoissance de King's bridge. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by shading. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Shows command of "Frog's Point" by batteries and two other points on Long Island. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1217 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Date: 1781
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    National parks in greater New York City "*GPO: 1990--262-100/20056. 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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    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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    Map of Kings County N.Y. Shows Kings County consisting of the City of Brooklyn and 6 rural towns (townships) with property lines and names of owners of some property tracts. Shows radial distances from City Hall (Brooklyn). Depths shown by contours and soundings. Hand colored to distinguish city wards (numbered) and town territories. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year...
    • Contributor: Dripps, M. (Matthew) - J. & R. McLellan (Firm) - Dripps, M.
    • Date: 1868
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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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    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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    Map of New York City. Scale not given. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along fold lines. Shows radial distances from City Hall. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Trow City Directory Company
    • Date: 1884
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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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    Map of Cortland County, New York : from actual surveys General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries and areas. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC land ownership maps, 489 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, originally printed on...
    • Contributor: Browne, P. J. - Smith, Eneas - Shields, J. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1855
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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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    A diagram of the triangulation for the survey of the coast of the United States made in 1817 and 1833 : and the secondary triangles made in 1833 & 1834 in Connecticut ... Shows triangulation lines connecting base points in southwestern Connecticut, western Long Island, and New York City vicinity. Rubber-stamped at foot of title: Copyright secured according to law. Annotated/signed in ink on verso: Survey of Long Island & Connecticut s. coast, 1817, 1833, & 1834. M. Fillmore. LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, fold-lined, soiled on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1834
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    Atlas of the city of New York lying south of 166th st. showing surface railroads Blue line print. Includes index map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotations in ink, pencil, and colored pencil on some maps. LC copy imperfect: Title page torn vertically along left side, front cover wanting, rear cover badly damaged, all maps significantly faded. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2007-107
    • Contributor: Metropolitan Street Railway Company. Maintenance of Way Department
    • Date: 1896

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    Map of the town of Morrisania Survey map showing block dimensions, street dimensions, street grades, and angle of street intersections. Does not show cadastral data. Relief shown by spot heights. "Made by and under the direction of the undersigned Commissioners ... passed May 19, 1868. Geo. S. Greene, consulting engineer." Imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, annotated in pencil. Includes text, statement of approval by the town commissioners "Dated January...
    • Contributor: Mason, L. D. V. - Risse, Louis A. - Morrisania (N.Y. : Town). Commissioners
    • Date: 1868