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Map of New Netherland
Brodhead, John Romeyn, 1814-1873 (Associated name)
G. & W. Endicott (Firm) (Lithographer)

Maps of New York City and State


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1841 (Inferred)
Place: New York, N.Y.?
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-748
Indians of North America -- New Netherland
New Netherland -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles
Early maps
Statement of responsibility: Lithographed in fac-simile by G. & W. Endicott, New York, from the original map deposited by M. Brodhead in the office of the secretary of state at Albany.
Content: Also shows the locations of various Indian tribes.
Content: "The original Carte Figurative of which the above is an accurate fac-simile, was found on the 26th June 1841 in the Loket Kas of the States General in the Royal Archives at The Hague. It may be the one referred to in the Octroy of the States General dated the 11th October, 1614, by which the special privilege was granted to associated Ship owners, who claim to have discovered New Netherland, of making four voyages thither, within the period of three year from the first day of January, 1615; or it may have been presented by Captain Hendricksen, when he made his written report, on the 19th August 1616."
Content: Includes text.
Statement of responsibility: Map signed "The Hague, 27th July, 1841. J. Romeyn Brodhead, agent of the state of New York."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 85 x 36 cm, on sheet 95 x 61 cm
Type of Resource
Dutch, Flemish
RLIN/OCLC: 953414399
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21009990
Other local Identifier: US136.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bcbd47e0-34a8-0134-f4aa-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1814: Creator Born
  • 1841: Issued
  • 1873: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New Netherland" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1841. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/11922c30-60ae-0134-b47d-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New Netherland" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 12, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/11922c30-60ae-0134-b47d-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1841). Map of New Netherland Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/11922c30-60ae-0134-b47d-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of New Netherland