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Copy of map or survey showing streets and roads that have been laid out by the Board of Commissioners of the Department of Public Parks within that part of the City of New York to the northward of the southerly line of 155th Street : in pursuance of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the laying out and improving of certain portions of the City and County of New York" passed April 24th 1865 / Wm H. Grant, civil and topographical engineer.

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Title
Copy of map or survey showing streets and roads that have been laid out by the Board of Commissioners of the Department of Public Parks within that part of the City of New York to the northward of the southerly line of 155th Street : in pursuance of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the laying out and improving of certain portions of the City and County of New York" passed April 24th 1865 / Wm H. Grant, civil and topographical engineer.
Names
Grant, Wm. H. (William H.) (Cartographer)
Stebbins, Henry G. (Henry George), 1811-1881 (Associated name)
Hinchman, G. W., Jr. (Associated name)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1873
Place: New York
Publisher: Department of Public Parks
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-651
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
City planning -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Streets -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Scale not given. (W 73°57ʹ03ʺ--W 73°54ʹ32ʺ/N 40°52ʹ41ʺ--N 40°49ʹ57ʺ)
Content: Oriented with north to the right of sheet.
Statement of responsibility: Includes text certifying this map as the true copy of the original, signed by Henry G. Stebbins, president of the Board of Commissioners and G. W. Hinchman Jr., notary public, in New York on Feb. 28, 1873.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map in two sections : manuscript ; 96 x 109 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433087663641
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20516864
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9095b0a0-f092-0130-d0a6-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1873: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Copy of map or survey showing streets and roads that have been laid out by the Board of Commissioners of the Department of Public Parks within that part of the City of New York to the northward of the southerly line of 155th Street : in pursuance of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the laying out and improving of certain portions of the City and County of New York" passed April 24th 1865 / Wm H. Grant, civil and topographical engineer." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1873. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4f4cf2f0-f3a2-0130-23a0-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Copy of map or survey showing streets and roads that have been laid out by the Board of Commissioners of the Department of Public Parks within that part of the City of New York to the northward of the southerly line of 155th Street : in pursuance of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the laying out and improving of certain portions of the City and County of New York" passed April 24th 1865 / Wm H. Grant, civil and topographical engineer." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4f4cf2f0-f3a2-0130-23a0-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1873). Copy of map or survey showing streets and roads that have been laid out by the Board of Commissioners of the Department of Public Parks within that part of the City of New York to the northward of the southerly line of 155th Street : in pursuance of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the laying out and improving of certain portions of the City and County of New York" passed April 24th 1865 / Wm H. Grant, civil and topographical engineer. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4f4cf2f0-f3a2-0130-23a0-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4f4cf2f0-f3a2-0130-23a0-58d385a7b928 | title= (cartographic) Copy of map or survey showing streets and roads that have been laid out by the Board of Commissioners of the Department of Public Parks within that part of the City of New York to the northward of the southerly line of 155th Street : in pursuance of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the laying out and improving of certain portions of the City and County of New York" passed April 24th 1865 / Wm H. Grant, civil and topographical engineer., (1873) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=May 26, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Copy of map or survey showing streets and roads that have been laid out by the Board of Commissioners of the Department of Public Parks within that part of the City of New York to the northward of the southerly line of 155th Street : in pursuance of an Act entitled "An Act to provide for the laying out and improving of certain portions of the City and County of New York" passed April 24th 1865 / Wm H. Grant, civil and topographical engineer.