Plan for the drainage of that part of the city of Brooklyn which empties its water into Gowanus Creek & Bay

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Title
Plan for the drainage of that part of the city of Brooklyn which empties its water into Gowanus Creek & Bay
Names
Richards, Daniel (Author)
Day, Willard (Surveyor)
Miller & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Brooklyn

Dates / Origin
Place: Brooklyn? :
Publisher: City Corporation?,
Date Issued: 1848
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1886 [Filed with Brooklyn. Related work in Map Div. 01-1887]
Topics
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
Canals -- New York (State) -- New York
Drainage -- New York (State) -- New York
Gowanus Canal (New York, N.Y.) -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Issued with Daniel Richards's Report of the Street Committee of the Common Council on the drainage of that part of the city lying between Court-Street and the Fifth Avenue, Warren-Street and Gowanus Bay.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown by spot heights.
Statement of responsibility: by Daniel Richards, Oct. 1848 ; Willard Day, city surveyor.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets ; 96 x 68 cm., sheets 61 x 71 cm. and 40 x 71 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 46942637
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15040598
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 87e3ccd0-c5aa-012f-bd81-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan for the drainage of that part of the city of Brooklyn which empties its water into Gowanus Creek & Bay" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1848. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/87e3ccd0-c5aa-012f-bd81-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan for the drainage of that part of the city of Brooklyn which empties its water into Gowanus Creek & Bay" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 3, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/87e3ccd0-c5aa-012f-bd81-58d385a7bc34

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1848). Plan for the drainage of that part of the city of Brooklyn which empties its water into Gowanus Creek & Bay Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/87e3ccd0-c5aa-012f-bd81-58d385a7bc34

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Plan for the drainage of that part of the city of Brooklyn which empties its water into Gowanus Creek & Bay