Colton’s new indexed map of the city of Brooklyn 1891

Map No. B A-1891.Folded

Covers the city of Brooklyn north from 60th St. to Green Point and east to Jamaica Bay; also covers Governor’s Island and portions of New Utrecht, Flatbush, Flatlands, southern Queens, and Lower Manhattan. Shows wards, ferry lines, elevated railroads, and distances from New York City Hall. Depths shown by bathymetric tints. Oriented with north to the lower left. “Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1890 by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington.” Includes text and indexes to streets and elevated railroads.

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92 × 75 cm
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.,
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Colton’s new indexed map of the city of Brooklyn; 1891, Map Collection, B A-1891.Folded; Brooklyn Historical Society.
Scale [ca. 1:18,773]
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