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This actual map and comparative plans showing 88 years growth of the City of New York : is inscribed to the citizens by the proprietor, David Longworth / G.B. King sc. N.Y. 1817 ; engraved by Jas. D. Stout.

Image ID: 434798

This actual map and comparative plans showing 88 years growth of the City of New York : is inscribed to the citizens by ... (1817)

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Image Title

:  This actual map and comparative plans showing 88 years growth of the City of New York : is inscribed to the citizens by the proprietor, David Longworth / G.B. King sc. N.Y. 1817 ; engraved by Jas. D. Stout.

Creator

: Longworth, David, 1765?-1821  -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Fanshaw, Daniel, 1788?-1860  -- Printer
Lyne, James -- Engraver
King, G. B. -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1817

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 49 x 48 cm., on sheet 51 x 71 cm.

Notes

: Includes indexes, text and ill. of City Hall, the Asylum, New York Hospital, the New York Institution and the City Hotel. Note 2.) Inset: Plan of New York in 1729 / surveyed by James Lyne. Note 3.) Oriented with north to upper right. Note 4.) Relief shown by hachures. Note 5.) Shows wards, ferry piers, and selected places of interest, Note 6.) To the right of the neat line: The Guide through the city of New-York is Longworth's explanatory map and plan. Note 7.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Standard Reference

: Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 690

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. 01-305

Digital ID

: 434798

Record ID

: 253430

Digital Item Published

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

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