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Asher & Adams' map of the bays, harbors and rivers around New York : showing the channels, soundings, lighthouses, buoys &c. and the complete topography of the surrounding country : including Hempstead, Sandy-Hook, South-Amboy, Newark, Yonkers, N. Rochelle & Glencove / Asher & Adams, 59 Beekman St., New York.

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Asher & Adams' map of the bays, harbors and rivers around New York : showing the channels, soundings, lighthouses, buoys...  [Map of the bays, harbors and rivers around New York] (1874)

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Image Title

:  Asher & Adams' map of the bays, harbors and rivers around New York : showing the channels, soundings, lighthouses, buoys &c. and the complete topography of the surrounding country : including Hempstead, Sandy-Hook, South-Amboy, Newark, Yonkers, N. Rochelle & Glencove / Asher & Adams, 59 Beekman St., New York.

Alternate Title

: Map of the bays, harbors and rivers around New York

Creator(s)

: Dripps, M. (Matthew) -- Cartographer
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867  -- Surveyor

Additional Name(s)

: United States Coast Survey -- Publisher

Created Date

: 1874

Specific Material Type

: maps

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 81 x 69 cm.

Notes

: "Based on the trigonometrical survey, executed in 1856, for the Harbor Commissioners of New York, by A. D. Bache, Superintendent of the U.S. Coast Survey." Note 2.) "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1874 by Asher & Adams in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington." Note 3.) Oriented with north to the upper left. Note 4.) Relief shown by hachures, depths shown by soundings.

Source

: Atlases of New York city. / Map of New York City and Vincinity.

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 09-1289

Digital ID

: psnypl_map_292

Record ID

: 1772852

Digital Item Published

: 6-19-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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