Topographical map of the City of New York showing original water courses and made land

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Topographical map of the City of New York showing original water courses and made land

 

 

Name:
Viele, Egbert L. 1825-1902, Real Estate Board of New York
Title:
Topographical map of the City of New York showing original water courses and made land
Other Titles:
Topography and hydrology of the city of New York
Collection Name:
Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection
Subjects:
Rivers--New York (State)--New York--Maps.; Ponds--New York (State)--New York--Maps.; Wetlands--New York (State)--New York--Maps.; Fills (Earthwork)--New York (State)--New York--Maps.; Storm sewers--New York (State)--New York--Maps.; Piers--New York (State)--New York--Maps.; Reservoirs--New York (State)--New York--Maps.; Aqueducts--New York (State)--New York--Maps.; Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)--Maps.; Ward's Island (New York, N.Y.)--Maps.; Randalls Island (N.Y.)--Maps.; Croton Aqueduct (N.Y.)--Maps.
Format:
maps
Place of Origin:
New York
Publisher:
Ferd. Mayer & Co. lith
Date:
c1865
Physical Description:
1 map : col. ; 45 x 176 cm., on sheet 50 x 160 cm.
Note:
Ground characteristics map. Covers Manhattan, Roosevelt Island, Ward's Island and Randall's Island, New York (N.Y.). Shows streams, ponds and wetlands, reservoirs and landfill. Also shows location of piers, streets, aqueduct and sewersShows relief by hachures and gradient tints on main map, by cross-sectional map profile on ancillary mapsDate of situation 1864Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1865 ...Includes color keyIncludes three ancillary map profiles: "Section across Central Park, Section from 50th Street to Brooklyn Heights, Section from Hoboken to Brooklyn."Avery Classics (Offsite) copy: mounted on linen and folded in cover 24 x 16 cmAvery Classics (Offsite) copy: Stamped as Real Estate Board of New YorkAvery Classics (Offsite) copy: Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia UniversityAvery Classics (Offsite) copy: Has Seymour B. Durst's bookplate
Catalog Record:
10504458
Digital Project:
Seymour B. Durst Old York Library
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/D8CF9TMB