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Plan of the city of New York in North America : surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767

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Title
Plan of the city of New York in North America : surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767
Names
Faden, William (1750?-1836) (Engraver)
Jefferys and Faden, London (Publisher)
Kitchin, Thomas (d. 1784) (Engraver)
Ratzer, Bernard (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1776-01-12
Place: London
Publisher: Publish[e]d ... by Jefferys & Faden, corner of St. Martins Lane, Charing Cross
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-308
Topics
New York (N.Y.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
New York (N.Y.) -- Early works to 1800
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Includes dedication to "His Excellency Sir Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief, in and over His Majesty's Province of New York and the territories depending thereon ...," index to places of interest, and "A south west view of the city of New York, taken from the Governours Island at *."
Content: Author statements follow dedication.
Content: Covers Manhattan to Midtown area and parts of Brooklyn.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
Content: Shows ward names and boundaries.
Content: Appears in Faden's North American atlas.
Citation/reference: Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 332
Statement of responsibility: B. Ratzer, lieutt. in His Majestys 60th or Royal American Regt. ; Thos. Kitchin, sculpt., engraver to His Late Royal Highness, the Duke of York, &c.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets ; 101 x 87 cm., sheets 63 x 93 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 43490765
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14978430
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ecdff270-c5aa-012f-d891-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1776: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of the city of New York in North America : surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776-01-12. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f071-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of the city of New York in North America : surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f071-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1776-01-12). Plan of the city of New York in North America : surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f071-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Plan of the city of New York in North America : surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767