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Map of the Original Grants of Village Lots from the Dutch West India Company to the Inhabitants of New-Amsterdam, (Now New-York.)
Map of the Original Grants of Village Lots from the Dutch West India Company to the Inhabitants of New-Amsterdam, (Now New-York.)
TitleMap of the Original Grants of Village Lots from the Dutch West India Company to the Inhabitants of New-Amsterdam, (Now New-York.)
Date1642
DescriptionTitle continues: "lying below the present line of Wall Street. Grants commencing 1642."

Facsimile of map showing "the first conception of property in the Toune of Manhattan, or New Amsterdam," with street names, plat owners, and some updating of names of streets by Henry Dunreath Tyler, the nineteenth-century publisher who reproduced the map. Stamped on bottom of map:"Old New York," followed by handwritten note, "250 years ago." Attached descriptive label at the bottom left indicates title as, "The 'Dutch Map,' 1642." Handwritten on the back in pencil, "Gift of R. N. Taintor."
Dimensions19 x 24 in.
NotesPublished by Dunreath Publishing Company. At the upper left is a number 1 and also on the note of explanation at the bottom attached to the facsimile. It is not certain to what these numbers refer. Possibly a set of facsimiles reproduced by Dunreath that were once produced in what is commonly called D. T. Valentine's Manual of New York published mainly in the 1850s.

Map was originally cataloged as MVSC Q 917.47 D95 Vol. 1.
Location DepictedNew York, New York
CreatorHenry Dunreath Tyler
Call NumberSC117, Series 3-12: U.S. & States #33
SubjectMaps
Settlements
Facsimiles
Local SubjectNew York City, New York
SourcePossibly D. T. Valentine's Manual of New York.
Digital FormatTIFF displayed as JPEG 2000
Barcode30000162
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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Item ID162763
Item TypeMap
CONTENTdm number1583
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