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[The Nicolls map] [map] / copied from the original ms. for Mr. George H. Moore, Librarian of the New York Historical Society, and compared by me, Richard Sims ...
[New York : Common Council, 1863] (N[ew] Y[ork] : G. Hayward)
(W 74°05ʹ00ʺ--W 73°53ʹ00ʺ/N 40°53ʹ00ʺ--N 40°35ʹ00ʺ).
1 map : facsim., mounted on cloth ; 46 x 136 cm.
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Early works to 1800
New York (N.Y.)
Nicholls, Richard, 1624-1672
Moore, George Henry, 1823-1892
Valentine, D. T. (David Thomas), 1801-1869
Sims, Richard, 1816-1898
Fox, N. B.
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
New York (State)
New York (N.Y.).
Manual of the corporation of the city of New York, for 1863.
"Lith. by G. Hayward, 171 Pearl St. N.Y., for D.T. Valentine's Manual, 1863."
Covers all of Manhattan Island, New York (N.Y.) Shows vegetation, a few buildings and placenames.Shows property and lots.
Date of situation 1664-1668--cf. Cohen, Paul E. and Robert T. Augustyn. Manhattan in Maps. NY: Rizzoli, 1997, p. 44.
Date of this ms. copy 1862 Mar.
Title as commonly used--cf. Cohen, ibid.
Oriented with north to right.
Includes note on distances.
Inset: The towne of New-York (scale [ca. 1:2376]).
Historic Maps copy is from the estate of N.B. Fox, Princeton class of 1899.
Inset has prominent title
Towne of New-York
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