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A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by paddle wheels and screw-propellers constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ... / by John Hutchings ; drawn & lith. by J. Penniman, 80 1/2 Canal St., N.Y.

Image ID: 433908

A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by padd... (1846)

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:  A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by paddle wheels and screw-propellers constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ... / by John Hutchings ; drawn & lith. by J. Penniman, 80 1/2 Canal St., N.Y.

Additional Name(s)

: Michelin, Francis, 1809 or 10-1878 -- Lithographer
Penniman, John, ca. 1817-1850  -- Cartographer
Hutchings, John, cooper -- Author

Published Date

: 1846

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col.; 33 x 30 cm., on sheet 54 x 67 cm.

Notes

: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1846, by John Hutchings, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Note 2.) At lower right corner: F. Michelin's Lith., 111, Nassau St. Note 3.) Includes descriptive text and ill. pertaining to the origins of steam navigation. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) Relief shown by hachures and depth by soundings. Note 6.) Rose Fund.

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. 00-359 [Filed with NYC 1793]

Digital ID

: 433908

Record ID

: 252761

Digital Item Published

: 2-28-2005; updated 5-16-2012

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