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Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island.

Image ID: 434687

Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the princip... (1836)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island.

Creator(s)

: S. Stiles & Co. -- Engraver
J.H. Colton & Co. -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1836

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 3 sheets ; 60 x 155 cm., sheets 79 x 60 cm., or smaller.

Notes

: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1836 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Note 2.) Appears to be an intermediate state between those cited by Stokes as first and second states. Madison Square shown but not named. Note 3.) Inset views: Broadway from the park -- Nieuw Amsterdam, 1659. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) Oriented with north towards the upper right. Note 6.) Relief shown by hachures. Note 7.) Shows wards, physical features, and various places of interest. Note 8.) Includes ornamental borders.

Standard Reference

: Variant of Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 817; Variant of Stokes, I.N.P. Iconography of Manhattan Island, III, pl. 124, p. 687-688.; Cohen, P.E. Manhattan in maps, p. 120-121

Source

: Maps of New York City and State / New York City / Manhattan

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-1797

Digital ID

: 434687

Record ID

: 253319

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 5-16-2012

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