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Title
Map of the Rutger's Farm as it existed in 1784
Names
New York (N.Y.). -- City Surveyor. (Publisher)
Neumann, Louis E. (Lithographer)
Holmes, J. B. -- (John Bute) (Surveyor)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Place: [New York]
Publisher: [City Surveyor]
Date Issued: 1874
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. (NYC Farm Maps, no. 2)
Topics
Landowners -- New York (State) -- New York
Real property -- New York (State) -- New York
Rutgers, Henry, 1745-1830 -- Homes and haunts
Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.) -- Historical geography
Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1874 by John Bute Holmes in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington."
Content: Also shows names of adjoining landholders and 19th century lots.
Content: Cadastral map covering predominantly the area between Catherine and Montgomery streets and between Division Street and the East River on Manhattan's Lower East Side.
Content: Includes text.
Statement of responsibility: accurately made from reliable data by J.B. Holmes, C.E. & City Surveyor, April 1st, 1874.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col., backed with cloth ; 51 x 98 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 50563474
Barcode: 33433082700208
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18004396
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d3bdf8a0-c5aa-012f-3396-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1874: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the Rutger's Farm as it existed in 1784" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1874. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/622f2060-450f-5a9e-e040-e00a18067a1e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the Rutger's Farm as it existed in 1784" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 24, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/622f2060-450f-5a9e-e040-e00a18067a1e

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1874). Map of the Rutger's Farm as it existed in 1784 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/622f2060-450f-5a9e-e040-e00a18067a1e

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the Rutger's Farm as it existed in 1784