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Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs : [with colored manuscript additions to show positions of troops and fleets at the Battle of Long Island, 1776]

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Title
Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs : [with colored manuscript additions to show positions of troops and fleets at the Battle of Long Island, 1776]
Names
Farley, John (1802 or 3-1874 ) (Associated name)
Gedney, Thomas R. (Associated name)
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) (1810-1883 ) (Associated name)
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Lawson, Oscar A. (1813-1854 ) (Associated name)
Mathiot, G. (Associated name)
Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March) (1770-1862 ) (Associated name)
Rollé, A. (Associated name)
Ferguson, James (1710-1776 ) (Associated name)
Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph) (1770-1843 ) (Surveyor)
Jenkins, T. A. (Associated name)
Renard, C. (Associated name)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) (1806-1867 ) (Associated name)
Dankworth, Frederick (b. ca. 1804 ) (Associated name)
Siebert, Selmar (Associated name)
Knight, J. (Jonathan) (1787-1858 ) (Associated name)
Sands, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin) (1811-1883 ) (Associated name)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

New York Harbor

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845
Place: [Washington, D.C.]
Publisher: Survey of the Coast of the United States
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1767 [Filed with N.Y.S. Rev. War. Long Island Battle of, 1776]
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
New Jersey
Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776
Harbors -- New York Metropolitan Area
Nautical charts -- New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)
Nautical charts -- New York Metropolitan Area
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Maps
New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Topography engraved by S. Siebert & A. Rolle; views engraved by O.A. Lawson ; engraving supervised & views of the coast drawn by J. Farley ; hydrography engraved by F. Dankworth ; lettering by F. Dankworth & J. Knight."
Content: Annotated with red and blue ink to show positions of troops and fleets at the Battle of Long Island. NN
Content: In upper right margin: Electrotype copy no. 7, by G. Mathiot U.S.C.S.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridians: New York and Greenwich.
Content: Relief shown by hachures; depths shown by soundings.
Content: Includes text, table of currents, and 4 coastal panoramas.
Statement of responsibility: founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Edmund Blunt, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of Thomas R. Gedney, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; the topography by C. Renard, T.A. Jenkins & B.F. Sands assists. ; A.D. Bache superintendent ; verified by Lieut. A.A. Humphreys, topl. engrs. assistant, U.S. Coast Survey.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 61 x 88 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 45848513
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14968547
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 063a2480-c5ab-012f-719b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs : [with colored manuscript additions to show positions of troops and fleets at the Battle of Long Island, 1776]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee0a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs : [with colored manuscript additions to show positions of troops and fleets at the Battle of Long Island, 1776]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee0a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1845). Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs : [with colored manuscript additions to show positions of troops and fleets at the Battle of Long Island, 1776] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee0a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs : [with colored manuscript additions to show positions of troops and fleets at the Battle of Long Island, 1776]