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A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by steam with paddle wheels or screw propellers was constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ...

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Names
Hutchings, John, cooper (Author)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1846
Place Term: Williamsburgh, L. Island, [N.Y.]
Publisher: John Hutchings, No. 3 Wesley Place
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-360 [Filed with NYC 1793]
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps --
Collect Pond (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps --
Fitch, John, 1743-1798
Ponds -- New York (State) -- New York
Steam-navigation -- History
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Probably extracted from a book; originally folded to 21 cm.

Content : "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1846 by John Hutchings in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of N.Y."

Content : Includes descriptive text and ill. pertaining to the origins of steam navigation.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Relief shown by hachures and depth by soundings.

Content : Rose Fund.

Statement of Responsibility: By John Hutchings.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 20 x 14 cm., on sheet 40 x 50 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 45217541
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14917376
UUID: f701a050-c5aa-012f-16dd-58d385a7bc34

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  • 1846: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by steam with paddle wheels or screw propellers was constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ..." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1846. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eddf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by steam with paddle wheels or screw propellers was constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ..." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 24, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eddf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1846). A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by steam with paddle wheels or screw propellers was constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ... Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eddf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by steam with paddle wheels or screw propellers was constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ...