EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

1609, the Island of Manhattan (Mannahtin) at the time of its discovery : showing its elevations, water-courses, marshes, and shore line

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Description
Relief shown by shading. Also shows the alignment of future major streets. "This map is based upon the early colonial surveys of Ratzer, Montresor, Knypthausen, Bradford, Duyckinck, etc. and the Survey of 1867 by Genl. E.L. Viele." Identified Indian nomenclature shown in red ink. This is one map from the set titled: Early New York.
Publisher
New York : Townsend MacCoun, c1909.
Place(s)
New York
Subject(s)
New York (N.Y.)—History—Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775—Maps, Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)—History—Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775—Maps, and New York (N.Y.)—Maps, Physical
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Princeton
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