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Map of the city of Brooklyn, as laid out by commissioners, and confirmed by acts of the Legislature of the state of New York : made from actual surveys, the farm lines and names of original owners, being accurately drawn from authentic sources, containing also a map of the Village of Williamsburgh, and part of the city of New-York : compiled from accurate surveys & documents and showing the true relative position of all / engraved by S. Stiles Sherman & Smith.
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Map of the city of Brooklyn, as laid out by commissioners, and confirmed by acts of the Legislature of the state of New ... (1849)

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:  Map of the city of Brooklyn, as laid out by commissioners, and confirmed by acts of the Legislature of the state of New York : made from actual surveys, the farm lines and names of original owners, being accurately drawn from authentic sources, containing also a map of the Village of Williamsburgh, and part of the city of New-York : compiled from accurate surveys & documents and showing the true relative position of all / engraved by S. Stiles Sherman & Smith.

Creator

: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893  -- Publisher

Additional Name(s)

: Stiles, Sherman & Smith -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1849

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 79 x 110 cm., sheets 86 x 59 cm.

Notes

: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1839, by J.H. Colton at the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Note 2.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 3.) Shows ward boundaries. Note 4.) Includes note.

Source

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

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-1839

Digital ID

: 434722

Record ID

: 253354

Digital Item Published

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

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