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Manatvs gelegen op de Noot [sic] Riuier.

Manatvs gelegen op de Noot [sic] Riuier.

Manuscript. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Covers New York City region. Pictorial map showing buildings and points of interest. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as... more

[Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan.

[Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan.

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 33. Stamped on verso: John Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1084 Available also through the Libra... more

A tracing relating to Fort Washington or Knyphausen.

A tracing relating to Fort Washington or Knyphausen.

Scale ca. 1:9,300. Alternate title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection: The northern part of the island of New York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title and constructio... more

[New York Island. Military; unfinished.

[New York Island. Military; unfinished.

Scale ca. 1:9,500. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows fortifications and redoubts north of the vicinity of Hell Gate befor... more

Map of the upper part of the Island of Manhattan above Eighty-Sixth Street arranged to illustrate the Battle of Harlem Heights

Map of the upper part of the Island of Manhattan above Eighty-Sixth St...

Relief shown by hachures. From the Gen. Noel F. Parrish papers in LC Ms. Div. "Lith. by W.C. Rogers & Co. for Joseph Shannon's Manual 1868." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes notes. LC copy t... more

A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting the plan of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, with the rebels lines to the southward, which were forced by the troops under the command of the Rt. Honble. Earl Percy on the 16th. Novr. 1776, and survey'd immediately after by order of His Lordship,

A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting...

Scale ca. 1:20,000. Relief shown by hachures LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1160 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2

A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting the plan of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, with the rebels lines to the southward, which were forced by the troops under the command of the Rt. Honble. Earl Percy, on the 16th Novr. 1776, and survey'd immediately after by order of His Lordship. To which is added the attack made to the northd. by the Hessians.

A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting...

Scale ca. 1:20,000. Hand colored. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive index. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 700

[New York Island.  Military.  Unfinished.

[New York Island. Military. Unfinished.

Scale ca. 1:12,000. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Title in manuscript on verso "A topographical map of the north part of New York Island." Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. ... more

[Unfinished draught for a topographical map of the northern part of New York Island.

[Unfinished draught for a topographical map of the northern part of Ne...

Scale ca. 1:7,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows Fort Lee, Fort Washington, Fort Independence, the 8 redoubts built by the British to command Kingsbridge, troop... more

Nord de l'Ile de New-York.

Nord de l'Ile de New-York.

Scale ca. 1:19,000; 600 t[oises] = 93 mm. Alternate title: Nord de l'Isle de New-York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for military po... more

This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out by the commissioners appointed by the legislature, April 3d, 1807 is respectfully dedicated to the mayor, aldermen and commonalty thereof /

This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out ...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows ward boundaries, selected buildingsm and landowner's names. "Entered according to act of Congress Novr. 16th 1811." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Haskell, D.C. Manh... more

The City of New York as laid out by the Commissioners with the surrounding country /

The City of New York as laid out by the Commissioners with the surroun...

Street planning map. Covers all of Manhattan Island (New York, N.Y.) and substantial parts of adjacent counties in New York and New Jersey. Shows existing and proposed streets; also buildings and other struct... more

Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island.

Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows wards, physical features, and various places of interest. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1836 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court o... more

Castle Garden in New York

Castle Garden in New York

Drawing shows Castle Garden, now known as Castle Clinton in Battery Park, in lower Manhattan, New York, from the water.

[Castle Garden from the water]

[Castle Garden from the water]

Drawing shows Castle Garden, now known as Castle Clinton in Battery Park, in lower Manhattan, New York, from the water.

A bird's eye view of the city of New York View of Galveston, Texas.

A bird's eye view of the city of New York View of Galveston, Texas.

Illustration showing a bird's eye view of New York City looking toward Battery Park (?) and a view of Galveston from the bay, boats and ships in foreground. Illus. in: Gleason's pictorial, v. 2, no. 20 (1852 M... more

Fifth Avenue Hotel, front view, Madison Square

Fifth Avenue Hotel, front view, Madison Square

On mount: American Scenery. New York City. No. 334. Title from item.

Interior of Manhattan market

Interior of Manhattan market

On mount: American Scenery. N.Y. City & Vicinity. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

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

Topographical map of the City of New York : showing original water cou...

Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1865 by Egbert L. Viele in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Avail... more

New York City

New York City

Title from item.

Lloyd's mammoth map of the business portion of New York City

Lloyd's mammoth map of the business portion of New York City

Cadastral map showing building outlines and names of some businesses and churches. Also shows wards, police precincts, house numbers, and ferry routes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as... more

Reception of the Japanese Embassy at the Battery

Reception of the Japanese Embassy at the Battery

Photograph shows spectators and U.S. officials awaiting the arrival of the Japanese delegation at Battery Park, New York City, June 16, 1860. Carriages and carts in the foreground. Title from item. "George Stac... more

Bartlett's illustrated map of New York City : or stranger's guide showing the public buildings, places of amusement & its' thus various architectural features

Bartlett's illustrated map of New York City : or stranger's guide show...

Pictorial map of Manhattan (New York City) south of 62nd Street showing face-front and 3-dimensional drawings of public buildings and major businesses. Also shows streetcar lines and images of boats/ships in th... more

Bird's eye view of the city of New York - chromo

Bird's eye view of the city of New York - chromo

Print showing a bird's-eye view of New York City with the Hudson River and the New Jersey waterfront on the left, New York Harbor and Governors Island in the right foreground, Battery Park, Manhattan, the East ... more

Map and guide of the elevated railroads of New York City.

Map and guide of the elevated railroads of New York City.

Outline map of Manhattan showing stations. Includes train schedule and list of points of interest. Scale ca. 1:29,000. At top of map: "Manhattan Railway. Official map and guide to all the elevated railways in N... more

Governor's Island

Governor's Island

Attribution to Jackson based on similarity of title to photo no. 7863 in Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898); title in catalog continues: Washington Building. Forms a panorama; right section is negative ... more

Battery and Castle Garden, New York City

Battery and Castle Garden, New York City

Attribution to Jackson based on similarity of title to photo no. 7864 in Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Castle Clinton National Monument in Battery Park. Negative taped to second sheet of glass. "7... more

5th Ave. Hotel, N.Y

5th Ave. Hotel, N.Y

19765Bp2s-1 U.S. Copyright Office No. 673. Title from item.

Map showing the Metropolitan Street Railway system and lines operated in connection therewith : 232.07 miles : borough of Manhattan, New York City

Map showing the Metropolitan Street Railway system and lines operated ...

Covers Manhattan Island south of 166th Street. Shows electric streetcar and horsecar lines. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Imperfect: Rubber-stamped, annotated in blue pencil "1899²/25413". Include... more

Immigrants at Battery Park, New York, N.Y

Immigrants at Battery Park, New York, N.Y

Attribution based on negative D4-13619. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013618. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Battery Park and upper Bay, New York City

Battery Park and upper Bay, New York City

In album prepared by Detroit Photographic Co. to use as a catalog in its office. Detroit Publishing Co., no. 53569. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1955.

[Bird's-eye-view of Manhattan and adjacent districts, New York City].

[Bird's-eye-view of Manhattan and adjacent districts, New York City].

Lacks title and legend. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 584.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Lower New York

Lower New York

Castle Garden and Battery Park from harbor. Photo copyrighted by Loeffler. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: NY NYC Waterfront; NY NYC Buildings Castle G.; NY N... more

The stupendous Brooklyn Bridge--looking from Manhattan toward Brooklyn, New York, U. S. A

The stupendous Brooklyn Bridge--looking from Manhattan toward Brooklyn...

H11787 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1901 by Underwood & Underwood. On mount: Works and Studios, Arlington, N.J., Littleton, N.H., Washington, D.C. No. 3. Title from item.

The Stupendous Brooklyn Bridge--looking from Manhattan toward Brooklyn, New York, U. S. A

The Stupendous Brooklyn Bridge--looking from Manhattan toward Brooklyn...

H10951 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1901 by Underwood & Underwood. On mount: Works and Studios, Arlington, N.J., Littleton, N.H., Washington, D.C. Title from item.

The Stupendous Brooklyn Bridge--looking from Manhattan toward Brooklyn, New York, U. S. A

The Stupendous Brooklyn Bridge--looking from Manhattan toward Brooklyn...

H11786 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1901 by Underwood & Underwood. On mount: Works and Studios, Arlington, N.J., Littleton, N.H., Washington, D.C. No. 2. Title from item.

Battery Park-extreme southern part of Manhattan Island-Elevated Railway and New York Bay, New York City

Battery Park-extreme southern part of Manhattan Island-Elevated Railwa...

H14665 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright 1902 by Underwood & Underwood. On mount: Works and Studios, Arlington, N.J., Littleton, N.H., Washington, D.C. No. 1. Title from item.

From Washington Building, near Battery Park, west across North River and Bay to Jersey City, New York, U.S.A

From Washington Building, near Battery Park, west across North River a...

H14663 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1902 by Underwood & Underwood. On mount: Works and Studios, Arlington, N.J., Littleton, N.H., Washington, D.C. No. 1. Title from item.

Battery Park-extreme southern part of Manhattan Island-Elevated Railway and New York Bay, New York City

Battery Park-extreme southern part of Manhattan Island-Elevated Railwa...

H14666 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1902 by Underwood & Underwood. On mount: Works and Studios, Arlington, N.J., Littleton, N.H., Washington, D.C. No. 2. Title from item.

Sky scrapers of New York City, from the North River /

Sky scrapers of New York City, from the North River /

Filmed from a moving boat, the film depicts the Hudson River (i.e., North River) shoreline and the piers of lower Manhattan beginning around Fulton Street and extending to Castle Garden and Battery Park. It beg... more

Battery Park, Aquarium (Castle Garden) and the Upper Bay toward Jersey City, New York City

Battery Park, Aquarium (Castle Garden) and the Upper Bay toward Jersey...

H41376 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyrighted 1904 by William H. Rau. No. 5605. Title from item.

[Battery Park]

[Battery Park]

[In Society of Iconophiles, N.Y., 1905 (portfolio), no. 1] Wuerth, 144. Signed in pencil. Title and other information from Beall. American prints in the Library of Congress : a catalog of the collection / compi... more

Battery Park from the water, New York, N.Y.

Battery Park from the water, New York, N.Y.

Title from jacket. "H 481" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036472. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Lithographs of New York in 1904 drawn by Joseph Pennell. No. 1, Battery Park J. Pennell

Lithographs of New York in 1904 drawn by Joseph Pennell. No. 1, Batter...

Print shows Battery Park from street level with trees in the foreground and tall buildings in the background. Title from item. Signed with lithographic crayon on lower left. Paper is blindstamped on lower left ... more

Newspaper row, New York

Newspaper row, New York

H71886 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 223. Title from item.

The Merchants' Association hotel and theater map.

The Merchants' Association hotel and theater map.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

New Amsterdam about 1650

New Amsterdam about 1650

Publication of the Society of Iconophiles, Series ix, no. 6. Engraved by Sidney Lawton Smith from a painting in the New York Historical Society. (Source: Catalogue of the Engravings Issued by the Society of Ico... more

Sunset on Lake Champlain from Battery Park, Burlington, Vt.

Sunset on Lake Champlain from Battery Park, Burlington, Vt.

Title from jacket. "3656" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034489. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Moonlight on Lake Champlain from Battery Park, Burlington, Vt

Moonlight on Lake Champlain from Battery Park, Burlington, Vt

"3659" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019898. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The "Lusitania's" first appearance in New York Harbor, Sept. 13, 1907.

The "Lusitania's" first appearance in New York Harbor, Sept. 13, 1907.

Sailing past Battery Park in foregrd. H100466 U.S. Copyright Office No file print? This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: NY NYC Parks; Ships; Shelf. Same as USZ6-205?

May Party in Battery Park, King and Queen of May, New York

May Party in Battery Park, King and Queen of May, New York

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Corresponding print in LOT 7228 is cropped v... more

May Party in Battery Park, King and Queen of May, New York

May Party in Battery Park, King and Queen of May, New York

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Rapid transit map of Manhattan and adjacent districts of New York City

Rapid transit map of Manhattan and adjacent districts of New York City

Covers Manhattan, South Bronx, and small adjacent parts of Queens, Brooklyn, and Jersey City. Shows subways, connecting mainline railroads, and complete street system. "Copyright, 1908, by Rand, McNally & Co." ... more

Washington & Bowling Green Bldgs

Washington & Bowling Green Bldgs

View of buildings at Broadway and Battery Park. H111803 U.S. Copyright Office. No. C 6613. Copyright by Irving Underhill, New York.

Children at May Party, Battery Park, New York

Children at May Party, Battery Park, New York

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Corresponding print in LOT 7228 is cropped v... more

Picturesque New York twelve photogravures from monotypes by C.F.W Mielatz. No. 5, Old houses on Battery Park Mielatz 05

Picturesque New York twelve photogravures from monotypes by C.F.W Miel...

Print shows a street view of a corner market with dwellings above, a street vendors cart, and skyscrapers in the background. Title from item. Signed and dated on plate. Paper has watermark on lower right corner... more

The sale of Manhattan (price not mentioned) - a continuous performance / Kep.

The sale of Manhattan (price not mentioned) - a continuous performance...

Illustration shows a modern version of the sale of Manhattan Island between unidentified legislators masquerading as Natives and New York businessmen; among some familar faces are James S. Schoolcraft represent... more

Fountain and bandstand, Battery Park, Charleston, S.C

Fountain and bandstand, Battery Park, Charleston, S.C

"G 7902" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072475. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Hammond's new guide map of Manhattan and the Bronx

Hammond's new guide map of Manhattan and the Bronx

Scale ca. 1:33,500. In left margin: Supplement to Brooklyn Eagle almanac, 1910. Statistical data, "Hammond's new road map, Long Island," and maps of "Best Manhattan automobile routes," "Brooklyn as the automobi... more

Whitehall Buildings sic from Battery Park, New York

Whitehall Buildings sic from Battery Park, New York

"G 92 [...]" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 073005. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Battery Park on hot day

Battery Park on hot day

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Asleep in Battery Park on hot day

Asleep in Battery Park on hot day

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

TR's return to New York, 1910 [1].

TR's return to New York, 1910 [1].

On June 18, 1910, Theodore Roosevelt returned to New York City after a fifteen-month tour abroad, having travelled through Africa and western Europe. An elaborate city celebration drawing a million people marke... more

TR speaking at the Battery, 1910 /

TR speaking at the Battery, 1910 /

Upon returning to the United States after an extended tour abroad, Theodore Roosevelt is welcomed with elaborate festivities in New York City on June 18, 1910. There are views of Roosevelt and Cornelius Vanderb... more

Battery Park & Governers [sic] Island, from Whitehall Bldg.

Battery Park & Governers [sic] Island, from Whitehall Bldg.

Detail of photograph shows Battery Park and Governors Island, New York, with ships sailing in New York Harbor. J153757 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. D 538. Copyright by Irving Underhill, New York.

Williams map of Long Island City section of Queens Borough, New York

Williams map of Long Island City section of Queens Borough, New York

Also covers Manhattan east of Eighth Avenue. Also shows streetcar lines and pier numbers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Photograph of the Asch Building after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of a Hole at the Bottom of a Fire Escape after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of Fire Fighters Carrying a Victim of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of the Building Interior after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of People Viewing Victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in Coffins
Photograph of Victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in Coffins
Photograph of a Broken Fire Escape after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of a Window and Fire Escape after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of Police Officers, Civilians and Victims on the Sidewalk during the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of the Building Interior after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of Police Officers with Victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of People near the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Photograph of People near the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Photographs from the Depression and World War II

Photograph of Fire Fighters at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory

Photograph of Fire Fighters at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory

Photographs from the Depression and World War II

S.S. IMPERATOR outward bound

S.S. IMPERATOR outward bound

Statue of Liberty in backgrd. Battery Park in foregrd., New York City. Photoprint copyrighted by A. Loeffler, Tompkinsville, N.Y. No. 12. No copyright renewal. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Vera Cruz dead -- scene in Battery Park

Vera Cruz dead -- scene in Battery Park

Photograph beginning of the ceremonial procession in New York City, before the National Memorial Service on May 11, 1914 in honor of the seamen and marines who were killed in Veracruz, Mexico during the Mexican... more

Vera Cruz dead -- scene in Battery Park

Vera Cruz dead -- scene in Battery Park

Photograph beginning of the ceremonial procession in New York City, before the National Memorial Service on May 11, 1914 in honor of the seamen and marines who were killed in Veracruz, Mexico during the Mexican... more

Funeral, Vera Cruz dead, Battery Park

Funeral, Vera Cruz dead, Battery Park

Photograph the beginning of the ceremonial procession in New York City, before the National Memorial Service on May 11, 1914 in honor of the seamen and marines who were killed in Veracruz, Mexico during the Mex... more

N.Y. City

N.Y. City

Photograph shows the southern tip of Manhattan, New York City, with Battery Park in the foreground. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2017) Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Form... more