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New map of the great metropolis, including the cities of New York, Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, &c.

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Title
New map of the great metropolis, including the cities of New York, Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, &c.
Names
Taintor Brothers, Merrill & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1883 (Approximate)
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Taintor Brothers, Merrill & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-696
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Hoboken (N.J.)
Jersey City (N.J.)
New York Metropolitan Area
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Local transit -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Piers -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Scale approximately 1:28,000. (W 74°02ʹ58ʺ--W 73°55ʹ29ʺ/N 40°47ʹ23ʺ--N 40°39ʹ09ʺ)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 59 x 44 cm
Ornate border
Description
Covers Manhattan south of 105th street, and parts of Brooklyn, Hoboken, and Jersey City. Shows wards, piers, and ferry lines.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433087459511
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20591379
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 919b97c0-f092-0130-c8b3-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1883: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "New map of the great metropolis, including the cities of New York, Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, &c." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a0bc71e0-f3a2-0130-a99f-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "New map of the great metropolis, including the cities of New York, Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, &c." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 5, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a0bc71e0-f3a2-0130-a99f-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1883). New map of the great metropolis, including the cities of New York, Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, &c. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a0bc71e0-f3a2-0130-a99f-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a0bc71e0-f3a2-0130-a99f-58d385a7b928 | title= (cartographic) New map of the great metropolis, including the cities of New York, Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, &c., (1883)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=August 5, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

New map of the great metropolis, including the cities of New York, Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, &c.