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Map of the lands included in the Central Park : from a topographical survey, June 17th 1856 /

Title
Map of the lands included in the Central Park : from a topographical survey, June 17th 1856 / Egbert Viele. Plan for the improvement of the Central Park : adopted by the Commissioners, June 3rd, 1856 / Egbert Viele ; engr. by Ferd. Mayer & Co.
Author
Viele, Egbert L. (Egbert Ludovicus), 1825-1902,
Publication
[New York] : [publisher not identified], 1856.

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CartographicNo restrictions Map Div. 18-4848Schwarzman Building - Map Division Reference Room 117

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Additional Authors
  • Viele, Egbert L. (Egbert Ludovicus), 1825-1902.
  • Ferd. Mayer & Co., engraver.
Description
2 maps on 1 sheet; 36 x 113 cm or smaller, sheet 84 x 116 cm
Alternative Title
  • Plan for the improvement of the Central Park, adopted by the Commissioners, June 3rd, 1856
  • Central Park
Subjects
Genre/Form
Maps.
Note
  • Park map. Covers the area later bounded by 59th and 106th Streets, 5th Avenue and Central Park West, Manhattan, New York (N.Y.) Shows rock outcrops, buildings, reservoir, existing roads. Also shows landforms and streams.
  • Shows relief by hachures.
  • Oriented with north to right of sheet.
  • "Engr. by Ferd. Mayer & Co., 96 Fulton St., N.Y." on companion map.
Call Number
Map Div. 18-4848
OCLC
761364706
Author
Viele, Egbert L. (Egbert Ludovicus), 1825-1902, creator.
Title
Map of the lands included in the Central Park : from a topographical survey, June 17th 1856 / Egbert Viele. Plan for the improvement of the Central Park : adopted by the Commissioners, June 3rd, 1856 / Egbert Viele ; engr. by Ferd. Mayer & Co.
Imprint
[New York] : [publisher not identified], 1856.
Cartographic Data
Scale approximately 1:3,500 (W 73°59ʹ00ʺ--W 73°79ʹ00ʺ/N 40°48ʹ00ʺ--N 40°45ʹ50ʺ).
Type of Content
cartographic image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
sheet
Local Note
NYPL Map Div. copy imperfect: pieces of map maybe lacking.
Place of Publication
United States New York (State) New York.
Added Author
Viele, Egbert L. (Egbert Ludovicus), 1825-1902. Plan for the improvement of the Central Park.
Ferd. Mayer & Co., engraver.
Other Title
Plan for the improvement of the Central Park, adopted by the Commissioners, June 3rd, 1856
Added Title
Central Park
Research Call Number
Map Div. 18-4848 [Oversize - Filed with NYC Oversize]
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