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C and O for Progress (map)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0823

Map depicting the C & O Railroad network in the Mid-Atlantic and Midwestern states (Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia, Virginia, Washington, DC, and New York. Though undated, the map was issued some time between 1947, when the C & O acquired the Pere Marquette Railway of Michigan and Ontario, and 1972, when it adopted a new corporate name following a merger with the ancient Baltimore & Ohio Railroad.

Dates: likely c.1947-1972

Hell Gate and Its Approaches (reproduction)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0384

Map shows approaches to Hell Gate, showing water depth and current. It also contains a tide chart, sailing directions, and current note.

Dates: 1851

Huntington, Coldspring and Oyster Bays to Hell Gate (reproduction)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0383

Map shows Long Island Sound, with Oyster Bay, Huntington Bay, and Hell Gate, and it is accompanied by information about each of the locations, including water depth. Reproduction dates to 1968.

Dates: 1778

Map of the City and County of New York (1858)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0442
Abstract A note on this map indicates it was engraved to be included in the 1858 edition of the D. T. Valentine Manual. According to Hofstra University Museum website... Valentine's Manuals, each volume officially titled, Manual of the Common Council of the City of New York, are a collector's valued treasure and a historian's basic reference. These books are a source of delight for the eye, containing as they do hundreds of maps, lithographs and woodcuts of New York City and...
Dates: 1858

New York

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0386

Map shows the state of New York, divided into counties. Inset maps show the city of New York, its environs, the environs of Utica, the Niagara River, and from Albany to Lake Champlain & Lake George.

Dates: 1836