1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line.

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Names
MacCoun, Townsend (1845-1932) (Author)
Collection

Atlases of New York City

Manhattan

Early New York history, portrayed in five maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1909
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Townsend MacCoun
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 09-5703
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "A limited edition of only 1,000 sets."

Content : Accompanied by 2 cover sheets with map descriptions and series information (aprox. 24 x 17 cm. mounted on cloth).

Content : Orientation differs.

Content : Relief shown by shading on some maps.

Content : Title from cover sheet.

Content : Shows the historical and physical setting of New York City (Manhattan Island) in the early stages of its discovery and settlement.

Content : The 1609 and 1783 maps of Manhattan also show alignments of the future major streets.

Statement of Responsibility: [cartographic material]
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b18142614
RLIN/OCLC : 436783900
UUID: cbd834f0-c5fa-012f-353b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Creator Born
  • 1909: Issued
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1909. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97ee6342-cec2-2699-e040-e00a18067566

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97ee6342-cec2-2699-e040-e00a18067566

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1909). 1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97ee6342-cec2-2699-e040-e00a18067566

Wikipedia Citation

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1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line.