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Title
Map of the city of Brooklyn
Names
Bishop, William G. (Associated name)
A. Brown & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Brooklyn

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1871
Place: 9 & 11 Thames St. N.Y.
Publisher: A. Brown
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 18-822
Topics
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Fire alarms -- New York (State) -- New York
School districts -- New York (State) -- New York
Railroads -- New York (State) -- New York
Rivers -- New York (State) -- New York
Ferries -- New York (State) -- New York
Canals -- New York (State) -- New York
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1861 by A. Brown & Co. ..."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 46 x 58 cm, sheet 49 x 62 cm
Description
Covers modern Brooklyn south to 60th Street and east to the Cemetery of the Evergreens and Greenwood Cemetery. Shows boundaries of wards and school districts, location of fire bells, railroads and ferries. Oriented with north to lower left of sheet. Includes key. "For William G. Bishop's Manual."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433087456699
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21680776
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9e0ba260-c5aa-012f-6877-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1871: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2015: 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 Brooklyn" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c4a3c1a5-c63f-0376-e040-e00a18062fa4

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of Brooklyn" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c4a3c1a5-c63f-0376-e040-e00a18062fa4

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1871). Map of the city of Brooklyn Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c4a3c1a5-c63f-0376-e040-e00a18062fa4

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the city of Brooklyn