Views of the entrance to New York Harbour.Additional title: Light house on Sandy Hook, S.E. one mile.Additional title: Narrows (between Red and Yellow Hook, on Long Island, & the east bluff of Staten Island) bearing S. by W.Additional title: New York with the entrance of the North and East rivers.Additional title: South shore of Long Island, ten leagues eastward of Sandy Hook, four miles distant.Additional title: View of the Highland of Neversunk, N.W. by W. four miles distant, with the light house, on Sandy hook, N.W.
NamesDes Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) (1722-1824) (Publisher)
Maps of New York City and State
New York City
New York Harbor
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1777Place: [London]Publisher: J.F.W. Des Barres, Esqr.
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 97-6188
TopicsNew York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)
NotesContent: Contents: [1.] A view of the Highland of Neversunk, N.W. b[y] W. four miles distant, with the light house, on Sandy hook, N.W. -- [2.] The south shore of Long Island, ten leagues eastward of Sandy Hook, four miles distant -- [3.] New York with the entrance of the North and East rivers -- [4.] The light house on Sandy Hook, S.E. one mile -- [5.] The Narrows (between Red and Yellow Hook, on Long Island, & the east bluff of Staten Island) bearing S. b[y] W.Content: Collective title supplied by cataloger.Content: Five perspective views of the approaches to New York Harbor taken by J.F.W. Des Barres for the use of Royal Navy of Great Britain.Content: From Des Barres's Atlantic Neptune.Content: Includes note.Citation/reference: Phillips 1198Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 527
Physical DescriptionExtent: 5 views on 1 sheet ; 14 x 48 cm. or smaller, sheet 81 x 59 cm.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersBarcode: 33433051228348RLIN/OCLC: 45311381NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14924001Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00a17e70-c5ab-012f-4e55-58d385a7bc34
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