Map of the city of Brooklyn, as laid out by commissioners, and confirmed by acts of the Legislature of the state of New York : made from actual surveys, the farm lines and names of original owners, being accurately drawn from authentic sources, containing also a map of the Village of Williamsburgh, and part of the city of New-York : compiled from accurate surveys & documents and showing the true relative position of all

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Names
Stiles, Sherman & Smith (Engraver)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) (1800-1893 ) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Brooklyn

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Published by J.H. Colton,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1839
Topics
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.) --
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps --
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps --
Landowners -- New York (State) -- New York
Real property -- New York (State) -- New York
Williamsburg (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps --
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1839, by J.H. Colton at the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York."

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

Content : Shows ward boundaries.

Content : Includes note.

Statement of Responsibility: Engraved by S. Stiles Sherman & Smith.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 79 x 110 cm., sheets 86 x 59 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 46538975
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15002357
UUID: 88de1870-c5aa-012f-a98b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1849: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of Brooklyn, as laid out by commissioners, and confirmed by acts of the Legislature of the state of New York : made from actual surveys, the farm lines and names of original owners, being accurately drawn from authentic sources, containing also a map of the Village of Williamsburgh, and part of the city of New-York : compiled from accurate surveys & documents and showing the true relative position of all" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f01d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of Brooklyn, as laid out by commissioners, and confirmed by acts of the Legislature of the state of New York : made from actual surveys, the farm lines and names of original owners, being accurately drawn from authentic sources, containing also a map of the Village of Williamsburgh, and part of the city of New-York : compiled from accurate surveys & documents and showing the true relative position of all" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f01d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). Map of the city of Brooklyn, as laid out by commissioners, and confirmed by acts of the Legislature of the state of New York : made from actual surveys, the farm lines and names of original owners, being accurately drawn from authentic sources, containing also a map of the Village of Williamsburgh, and part of the city of New-York : compiled from accurate surveys & documents and showing the true relative position of all Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f01d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of the city of Brooklyn, as laid out by commissioners, and confirmed by acts of the Legislature of the state of New York : made from actual surveys, the farm lines and names of original owners, being accurately drawn from authentic sources, containing also a map of the Village of Williamsburgh, and part of the city of New-York : compiled from accurate surveys & documents and showing the true relative position of all