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Map of New York City and surroundings : illustrating & accompanying a report on the terminal facilities for handling freight of the railroads entering the port of New York / by Gratz Mordecai, C.E.

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Title
Map of New York City and surroundings : illustrating & accompanying a report on the terminal facilities for handling freight of the railroads entering the port of New York / by Gratz Mordecai, C.E.
Names
Mordecai, Gratz (Author)
Watson, Gaylord (Copyright holder)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1885
Place: New York
Publisher: Railroad gazette
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-701
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Hoboken (N.J.)
Jersey City (N.J.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Railroads -- Freight and freightage
Railroads -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Railroad stations -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Piers -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Scale approximately 1:18,500 (W 74°02ʹ57ʺ--W 73°55ʹ41ʺ/N 40°49ʹ11ʺ--N 40°41ʹ34ʺ)
Content: Oriented with north to the upper left of sheet.
Content: Issued with: Mordecai, Gratz. A report on the terminal facilities for handling freight of the railroads entering the port of New York: especially of those raliroads having direct western connections.
Content: Covers Manhattan south of 141st Street and surrounding parts of Queens, Brooklyn, Hoboken and Jersey City. Shows wards, piers, radial distances from City Hall. Inset: Map of New York harbor.
Date: Copyright date: 1871
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 85 x 57 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433087459594
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20601186
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 91b64900-f092-0130-7d61-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1885: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New York City and surroundings : illustrating & accompanying a report on the terminal facilities for handling freight of the railroads entering the port of New York / by Gratz Mordecai, C.E." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1885. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a3d05ad0-f3a2-0130-e456-58d385a7b928

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New York City and surroundings : illustrating & accompanying a report on the terminal facilities for handling freight of the railroads entering the port of New York / by Gratz Mordecai, C.E." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 5, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a3d05ad0-f3a2-0130-e456-58d385a7b928

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1885). Map of New York City and surroundings : illustrating & accompanying a report on the terminal facilities for handling freight of the railroads entering the port of New York / by Gratz Mordecai, C.E. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a3d05ad0-f3a2-0130-e456-58d385a7b928

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Map of New York City and surroundings : illustrating & accompanying a report on the terminal facilities for handling freight of the railroads entering the port of New York / by Gratz Mordecai, C.E.