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A plan of the city and environs of New York in North America

Metadata

Date

[1776]

Publisher

s.n.

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:12,200].

Language

English

Location

Boston Public Library

Collection (local)

Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection

Subjects
  • Land use, Rural--New York (State)--New York--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • New York (N.Y.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • New York
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 map ; 28 x 37 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • General street map showing selected letter-keyed buildings in built-up area and field lines with generalized land use in rural areas.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Also shows "Road to Kings Bridge where the Rebels mean to make a stand" and "Road to Kepps Bay where the Kings troops landed."
  • Also covers rural part of Manhattan Island up to present-day 14th Street and small parts of Long Island.
  • Removed from: The Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure, London, Nov. 1776, v. 59.
  • Watermark: Oval cartouche surmounted by crown with capital letter W at right.

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