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City & county map of New-York, Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jersey City & the adjacent waters

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Names
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) (1800-1893 ) (Publisher)
Johnson, David G., engraver (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849
Place Term: New York
Publisher: J.H. Colton, No. 86 Cedar St.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-14508
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
Jersey City (N.J.) -- Maps
New York (N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps
New York (N.Y.) -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles
New York County (N.Y.) -- Maps
Williamsburg (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
New York (N.Y.) -- Maps
New York Metropolitan Area -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Insets: Map of New York City from an actual survey by James Lyne, 1728 -- Philadelphia -- Boston -- Doctor Adrien Van der Dunk's view of Nieuw Amsterdam published in Amsterdam, 1656 -- North or Hudson River -- Vicinity of New York showing the principal roads, rail-roads & canals.

Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1845 by D.G. Johnson in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York."

Content : Includes abstract of the survey and census statistics of New York.

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

Content : NYPL copy has annotations in ink regarding Central Park and Jones Wood Park.

Content : Oriented with north toward the upper right.

Content : Relief shown by hachures and depths shown by soundings.

Content : Shows wards, parks, ferry lines, railroads, and selected buildings.

Citation/reference : Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 880

Statement of Responsibility: By J.H. Colton, N.Y. ; engraved by D.G. Johnson, N. York.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map in 3 sheets : hand col. ; 64 x 130 cm., sheets 71 x 47 and 71 x 45 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 45817527
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14963778
UUID: c05d1960-c5aa-012f-8ca5-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1800: Creator Born
  • 1849: Issued
  • 1893: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "City & county map of New-York, Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jersey City & the adjacent waters" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef92-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "City & county map of New-York, Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jersey City & the adjacent waters" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef92-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). City & county map of New-York, Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jersey City & the adjacent waters Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef92-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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City & county map of New-York, Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jersey City & the adjacent waters