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Title
Map of the city of New York
Names
Trow, John Fowler, 1810-1886 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858 (Questionable)
Place: 50 Greene St. [New York]
Publisher: [John F. Trow] City Directory Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 13-760
Topics
Draft Riot, New York, N.Y., 1863
New York (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Covers city north to 118th Street.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Shows wards, ferry routes, and the Crystal Palace on 42nd Street.
Oriented with north to the upper right.
Content: Scale not given (W 74°03ʹ21ʺ--W 73°55ʹ28ʺ/N 40°48ʹ33ʺ--N 40°41ʹ25ʺ)
Content: Issued in Trow's New York City directory?
Content: Annotated with manuscript notations in red ink regarding places of interest for military supplies and activity at the time of the draft riot in 1863.
Content: Accompanied by letter to Brigadier General Thomas H. Ruger from Assistant Adjutant General H. C. Rodgers dated August 15th, 1863 relating to movement of troops on account of New York City draft riot (1 leaf ; 25 x 40 cm folded to 25 x 20 cm).
Acquisition: Purchase; Boston Rare Maps; 2013/08/07; tvzv
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 47 x 84 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 864036587
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19897628
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 68825e70-fcdc-0132-6162-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1810: Creator Born
  • 1858: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1886: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of New York" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/69d83290-5979-0133-2dc0-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of New York" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 25, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/69d83290-5979-0133-2dc0-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1858). Map of the city of New York Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/69d83290-5979-0133-2dc0-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the city of New York