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Title
Map of the country thirty-three miles around the City of New York
Names
Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth), 1827-1901 (Cartographer)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893 (Publisher)
Atwood, John M., approximately 1818- (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

New York City & Vicinity

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Place: 86 Cedar St., N.Y.
Publisher: J.H. Colton
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 19-4475
Topics
New York Metropolitan Area
New York (State)
New Jersey
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: drawn by G.W. Colton ; engraved by J.M. Atwood, N.Y.
Content: Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and shading.
Content: Shows township and county boundaries, post offices, settlements, roads, existing and projected railroads, canals, mills & manufactories, and lines of magnetic telegraphs.
Content: Includes illustrations: City Hall, New York -- City Hall, Brooklyn.
Content: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1846 ... the Southern District of New York."
Content: Scale 1:205,920. 3 1/4 miles to the inch (W 74°37ʹ--W 73°20ʹ/N 41°09ʹ--N 40°14ʹ).
Date: Copyright 1846.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 53 cm in diameter, on sheet 66 x 57 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1133657107
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b22046896
Barcode: 33433098147147
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6999a320-3c1d-013b-3942-0242ac110003
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

  • 1827: Creator Born
  • 1854: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1901: Creator Died
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the country thirty-three miles around the City of New York " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/40258750-757e-0131-5fb6-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the country thirty-three miles around the City of New York " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 28, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/40258750-757e-0131-5fb6-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Map of the country thirty-three miles around the City of New York Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/40258750-757e-0131-5fb6-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the country thirty-three miles around the City of New York