New York City directory, 1789Additional title: New-York directory, and registerAdditional title: New-York directory, and register, for the year 1789
NamesHodge, Robert, 1746?-1813 (Compiler)Allen, Thomas (Bookseller), active 1785-1799 (Compiler)Campbell, Samuel, 1765-1836 (Compiler)McComb, John, 1763-1853 (Cartographer)Tiebout, Cornelius, 1777-1832 (Engraver)Hodge, Allen, and Campbell (Publisher)
New York City Directories
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1789Place: New YorkPublisher: Printed for Hodge, Allen, and Campbell, and sold at their respective stores
Library locationsIrma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and GenealogyShelf locator: *KSB (New York,1789-1796. New-York directory, and register) 1789
TopicsNew York (N.Y.) -- DirectoriesBusiness enterprises -- New York (State) -- New YorkNew York (N.Y.)New York (N.Y.) -- CommerceNew York (State) -- New York
NotesContent: "Illustrated with a new and accurate plan of the city of New-York, and part of Long-Island, including the suburbs, with all the streets, lanes, public buildings, wharves, &c., exactly laid down, from the latest survey"--Title page, 1789. Statement of responsibility: Issues for 1789-1790 lack statement of responsibility on title page. Statement by "the editors of this directory and register" on title page verso of issue for 1789 is signed: Robert Hodge, Thomas Allen, Samuel Campbell.Content: Extensive listing of contents on title page. In issue for 1789: "Containing, an alphabetical list of the names, occupations, and places of abode of the citizens, a register of the Congress of the United States, foreign ministers, governors of different states, officers of the State of New-York, officers in Chancery, Assembly, Senate, officers of city and county, Chamber of Commerce, Marine Society, Assurance Company, ministers of the Gospel, Medical Society, the other societies in the city, roll of attornies of Supreme Court, Columbia College, Library Society, militia officers, Masonic lodges, post days, stages, and coach rates, impost law. extracts from sundry laws for the regulation of trade, &c." Varies in subsequent issues.Content: Map on folded sheet at beginning of issues for 1789-1795; has caption title: Plan of the city of New York. In issue for 1789, signed: I.M. Comb Junr. [that is, John McComb, Jr.] delt., C. Tiebaut sculpt. 1789. In later issues, signed Tiebaut sculpt. without date. Two slightly varying engravings were used, respectively 21 x 43 cm and 21 x 37 cm. Additional physical form: Available online via Early American Imprints (Digital Evans) and Gateway to North America.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 volume ; 1 illustration, map ; 17-20 cm (12mo)
Type of ResourceText
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 77569241NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21101834Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7764cfe0-81aa-0134-faa5-00505686a51c
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