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To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief, in & over the Province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral of the same, this plan of the city of New York, is most humbly inscribed

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Names
Ratzer, Bernard (Cartographer)
Kitchin, Thomas (d. 1784) (Engraver)
Jefferys and Faden, London (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1776-01-12
Place Term: London
Publisher: Publish[e]d ... by Jefferys & Faden ...,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-311
Topics
New York (N.Y.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
New York (N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : NYPL copy annotated with red to denote fire of 1776.

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

Content : Probably second state according to Haskell.

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Content : Shows ward names and boundaries.

Content : Includes numbered index to buildings and coat-of-arms.

Citation/reference : Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 320

Content : "Survey'd in 1767."

Statement of Responsibility: By His Excellency's most obedient servant, Bernd. Ratzen [sic], lieutt. in the 60th Regt. ; T. Kitchin sculpt.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 59 x 89 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5416594
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14978463
UUID: f5460630-c5aa-012f-c088-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1776: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief, in & over the Province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral of the same, this plan of the city of New York, is most humbly inscribed" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776-01-12. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f072-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief, in & over the Province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral of the same, this plan of the city of New York, is most humbly inscribed" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f072-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1776-01-12). To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief, in & over the Province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral of the same, this plan of the city of New York, is most humbly inscribed Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f072-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief, in & over the Province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral of the same, this plan of the city of New York, is most humbly inscribed