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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 steam with paddle wheels or screw propellers was constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ... / by John Hutchings.

Image ID: 433909

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

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Image Title

:  A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by steam with paddle wheels or screw propellers was constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ... / by John Hutchings.

Additional Name(s)

: Hutchings, John, cooper -- Author

Published Date

: 1846

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 20 x 14 cm., on sheet 40 x 50 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 N.Y." Note 2.) Includes descriptive text and ill. pertaining to the origins of steam navigation. Note 3.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 4.) Relief shown by hachures and depth by soundings. Note 5.) Rose Fund. Note 6.) Probably extracted from a book; originally folded to 21 cm.

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. 00-360 [Filed with NYC 1793]

Digital ID

: 433909

Record ID

: 252762

Digital Item Published

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

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