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Title
Fort Washington section.

Names
New York (N.Y.). Commissioners for Laying out Washington Heights (Author)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1860
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 76-2104
Topics
Landowners -- New York (State) -- New York
Real property -- New York (State) -- New York
Washington Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Oriented with north to the upper right.

Content : Relief shown by contours and hachures.

Content : Scale [ca. 1:2,425].

Content : "Copied from the preliminary map of the Commissioners of Washington Heights, November, 1860."

Content : Covers Washington Heights in northern Manhattan west of 10th Avenue, between 152nd Street and Dyckman Street area.

Content: Shows planned street grid as well as existing roads, buildings, landowners' names and property lines, and pier line "established April 17th, 1857."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 3 sheets : ms., col. ; 73 x 191 cm., sheets 77 x 68 cm. and 77 x 63 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 57241771
Barcode : 33433062299478
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b16014619
UUID: c835f310-c5aa-012f-3fd9-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Fort Washington section." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/baa8b48a-d8d8-1066-e040-e00a180661dc

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Fort Washington section." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/baa8b48a-d8d8-1066-e040-e00a180661dc

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1860). Fort Washington section. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/baa8b48a-d8d8-1066-e040-e00a180661dc

Wikipedia Citation

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Fort Washington section.