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Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island.

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Title
Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island.
Names
J.H. Colton & Co. (Publisher)
S. Stiles & Co. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1836
Place: New-York :
Publisher: Published by J.H. Colton & Co., No. 4 Spruce St.,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1797
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
New York (N.Y.) -- Maps
New York Metropolitan Area -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1836 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York."
Content: Appears to be an intermediate state between those cited by Stokes as first and second states. Madison Square shown but not named.
Content: Inset views: Broadway from the park -- Nieuw Amsterdam, 1659.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Oriented with north towards the upper right.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Shows wards, physical features, and various places of interest.
Citation/reference: Cohen, P.E. Manhattan in maps, p. 120-121
Citation/reference: Variant of Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 817
Citation/reference: Variant of Stokes, I.N.P. Iconography of Manhattan Island, III, pl. 124, p. 687-688.
Content: Includes ornamental borders.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 3 sheets ; 60 x 155 cm., sheets 79 x 60 cm., or smaller.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 46399146
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14991273
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f61fbf90-c5aa-012f-fb2e-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1836: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-effa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-effa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1836). Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-effa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island.