“PLAN OF NEW YORK &c.” Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., c. 1863, from the New General Atlas (dated 1860 in the lower margin, but published in the 1863 Atlas). Engraved map with original hand-coloring. (Image Size 13 x 10 1/2 inches)
This very detailed map shows New York City and vicinity with major streets, buildings (including the Orphanage, the Asylum, the House of Refuge, the Custom House and the Exchange), squares, rail, and parks identified.
Also shown are the Ferry routes with distances noted. Governor’s Island and Ellis Island are also shown. An excellent view of area as it was known during the Civil War.
Excellent condition with Bold original color. Shipped unmatted