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Map of the city of New York : with the adjacent cities of Brooklyn & Jersey City, & the village of Williamsburg

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Title
Map of the city of New York : with the adjacent cities of Brooklyn & Jersey City, & the village of Williamsburg

Names
Phelps, Humphrey (19th cent.) (Publisher)
Story & Atwood (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Published by H. Phelps,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1801
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
Jersey City (N.J.) -- Maps
New York (N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps
Williamsburg (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
New York (N.Y.) -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1844 by Humphrey Phelps in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York."

Content : Includes information about fire alarms.

Content : Insets: Jersey City -- Northern part of New York island.

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

Content : Oriented with north toward the upper right.

Content : Shows streets, wards, fire districts, selected public buildings, and ferry lines.

Citation/reference : Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 872

Content : Circles denote half miles from the City Hall.

Statement of Responsibility: Drawn & engraved by Story & Atwood, 151 Fulton St., N.Y.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col ; 42 x 50 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 46397734
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14991214
UUID: d7c98fe0-c5aa-012f-89c7-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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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 the city of New York : with the adjacent cities of Brooklyn & Jersey City, & the village of Williamsburg" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-effe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of New York : with the adjacent cities of Brooklyn & Jersey City, & the village of Williamsburg" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-effe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1845). Map of the city of New York : with the adjacent cities of Brooklyn & Jersey City, & the village of Williamsburg Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-effe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of the city of New York : with the adjacent cities of Brooklyn & Jersey City, & the village of Williamsburg