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To His Excellency Sr. Henry Moore, Bart., captain general and governour in chief in & over the province of New York & the territories depending thereon in America, chancellor & vice admiral of the same, this plan of the city of New York is most humbly inscribed, 1769?

 Item
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-139

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains approximately 300 rare printed maps, unique manuscript maps, and published texts collected by Richard H. Brown, which pertain to the American Revolutionary War era.

Dates

  • 1769?

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.

Extent

1 Sheets : 1 map : hand colored ; 59 x 89 cm

Language of Materials

English

Reference numbers

Client reference #146; WAG #289296

Provenance

Richard B. Arkway Inc., 14 January 1999.

Related references

Cohen & Augustyn. Manhattan in maps, 73-76

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:4,900]. Surveyd. in 1767. Shows ward names and boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. State without Faden & Jefferys' imprint. Includes index of "References" and coat-of-arms.

Condition

Some toning.

Created/Published

London : T. Kitchin, 1769?

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington Repository

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