1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line.

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Title
1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line.
Names
MacCoun, Townsend, 1845-1932 (Author)
Collection

Atlases of New York City

Manhattan

Early New York history, portrayed in five maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1909
Place: New York
Publisher: Townsend MacCoun
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 09-5703
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "A limited edition of only 1,000 sets."
Content: Accompanied by 2 cover sheets with map descriptions and series information (aprox. 24 x 17 cm. mounted on cloth).
Content: Orientation differs.
Content: Relief shown by shading on some maps.
Content: Title from cover sheet.
Content: Shows the historical and physical setting of New York City (Manhattan Island) in the early stages of its discovery and settlement.
Content: The 1609 and 1783 maps of Manhattan also show alignments of the future major streets.
Statement of responsibility: [cartographic material]
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18142614
RLIN/OCLC: 436783900
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cbd834f0-c5fa-012f-353b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Creator Born
  • 1909: Issued
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1909. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97ee6342-cec2-2699-e040-e00a18067566

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 19, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97ee6342-cec2-2699-e040-e00a18067566

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1909). 1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97ee6342-cec2-2699-e040-e00a18067566

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1609. The island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line.