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Map of a preliminary survey for the Hunters Point & Rockaway Beach Rail Road

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Title
Map of a preliminary survey for the Hunters Point & Rockaway Beach Rail Road
Names
Conklin, Ezra W., 1830-1907 (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

New York City & Vicinity

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1867
Place: Queens, New York?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 14-1382
Topics
Railroads -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Landowners -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Real property -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Ridgewood (New York, N.Y.)
Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)
East New York (New York, N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Manuscript maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: surveyed May 1867 by E.W. Conklin, c.e.
Content: Shows roads, structures, property lines, and landowners names along surveyed route through parts of Brooklyn and Queens, N.Y.
Content: Oriented with north to the right.
Content: Scale not given (W 73°54ʹ50ʺ--W 73°53ʹ05ʺ/N 40°44ʹ50ʺ--N 40°40ʹ25ʺ)
Acquisition: Purchase; Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps, 7463 Girard Ave., La Jolla, CA 92037; invoice date 2014/03/20; zyzv.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : manuscript, colored, mounted on cloth ; 35 x 131 cm
On verso in ink: New York - Hunters Point + Rockaway Beach Railroad, cabinet 1, drawer 13.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 877013064
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20158999
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dc315130-fcbc-0132-b6cb-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1830: Creator Born
  • 1867: Created
  • 1907: 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 a preliminary survey for the Hunters Point & Rockaway Beach Rail Road" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1867. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/56b984e0-639f-0133-b5cd-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of a preliminary survey for the Hunters Point & Rockaway Beach Rail Road" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 27, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/56b984e0-639f-0133-b5cd-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1867). Map of a preliminary survey for the Hunters Point & Rockaway Beach Rail Road Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/56b984e0-639f-0133-b5cd-00505686a51c

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Map of a preliminary survey for the Hunters Point & Rockaway Beach Rail Road