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Title
Van Der Donck's map of New Netherland, 1656
Additional title: Map of New Netherland
Additional title: Nova Belgica sive Nieuw Nederlandt
Names
Donck, Adriaen van der, 1620-1655 (Cartographer)
G. & W. Endicott (Firm) (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Parts

(A-Z)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845 - 1848 (Approximate)
Place: New York. N.Y.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5731
Topics
New Netherland
New York Region
New York (N.Y.)
New Jersey
Connecticut
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Shows location of native American tribes and settlements, and location of European forts.
Content: Covers portions of New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut.
Content: Includes a vignette of New Amsterdam (present-day New York City) at bottom with windmill, cranes, dwellings, and church, (Nieuw Amsterdam opt Eylant Manhattans).
Content: In lower left corner of map : E. Nieuwenhff.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Language: Title in English; map in Dutch.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 31 x 18 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 927117864
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645558
Other local Identifier: US136.2.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c78de280-79bb-0133-b9eb-00505686d14e
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

  • 1620: Creator Born
  • 1655: Creator Died
  • 1845: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Van Der Donck's map of New Netherland, 1656" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845 - 1848. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e99dfb50-79bb-0133-0c3b-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Van Der Donck's map of New Netherland, 1656" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 15, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e99dfb50-79bb-0133-0c3b-00505686d14e

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1845 - 1848). Van Der Donck's map of New Netherland, 1656 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e99dfb50-79bb-0133-0c3b-00505686d14e

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e99dfb50-79bb-0133-0c3b-00505686d14e | title= (cartographic) Van Der Donck's map of New Netherland, 1656, (1845 - 1848) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=July 15, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Van Der Donck's map of New Netherland, 1656