Topographical map of New York City, County and vicinity : showing old farm lines &c.

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Names
Dripps, M. (Matthew) (Publisher)
Magrane, T. (Surveyor)
Harrison, John F. (Surveyor)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Place Term: New York
Publisher: M. Dripps
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 09-1286
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps --
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps --
Landowners -- New York (State) -- New York
Piers -- New York (State) -- New York
Real property -- New York (State) -- New York
New York (N.Y.) -- Maps --
New York (N.Y.) -- Historical geography
Railroads -- New York (State) -- New York
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "Names of present owners are enclosed in a parenthesis."

Content : Cadastral map. Covers the area south of 155th Street in Manhattan, New York (N.Y.); also covers parts of Brooklyn, Williamsburg, Greenpoint, Jersey City, and Hoboken.

Content : Insets: New York-County north of 155 Street -- Nieuw Amsterdam opt Eylant manhattans, 1656, -- New Yorke, 1695.

Content : Oriented with north to the upper right.

Content : Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings.

Content : Shows old farm lines with owners' names, some buildings, railroads, ferries, existing and proposed streets. Also shows landforms, streams and wetlands.

Statement of Responsibility: Based on Randells and other official surveys, drawings and modern surveys by J.F. Harrison & T. Magrane ; printed by C. Wadlow.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 3 sheets : hand col. ; 84 x 162 cm., sheets 92 x 57 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 58758595
Barcode : 33433079230623
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b18005902
UUID: 4b442070-c5aa-012f-fbec-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1854: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Topographical map of New York City, County and vicinity : showing old farm lines &c." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/66597e80-f261-f037-e040-e00a180673dc

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Topographical map of New York City, County and vicinity : showing old farm lines &c." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/66597e80-f261-f037-e040-e00a180673dc

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Topographical map of New York City, County and vicinity : showing old farm lines &c. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/66597e80-f261-f037-e040-e00a180673dc

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Topographical map of New York City, County and vicinity : showing old farm lines &c.