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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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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

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
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Item timeline of events

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

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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