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

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Names
Ratzer, Bernard (Cartographer)
Faden, William (1750?-1836) (Publisher)
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
Place Term: London
Publisher: Jefferys & Faden
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-314
Topics
New York (N.Y.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Genres
Maps
Notes
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 : Author statements follow dedication.

Content : Copy in Map Div. 01-314: 105 x 91 cm. on 1 sheet.

Content : Copy in Map Div. 01-314: lacks inset view.

Content : Covers Manhattan to Midtown area and parts of Brooklyn.

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 : 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.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 43490765
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14978430
UUID: ed619490-c5aa-012f-7ed8-58d385a7bc34

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. "Plan of the city of New York in North America : surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f437-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 May 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f437-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1776). Plan of the city of New York in North America : surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f437-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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