Historic Map - New York City, NY - 1879 - Will L. Taylor

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The city of New York. Will L. Taylor, chief draughtsman.

This reproduction overhead view map of New York was drawn by Will L. Taylor and published by Galt & Hoy in 1879. It provides a highly detailed look at New York and vicinity four years before the Brooklyn Bridge was completed. At the lower right is the U. S. Navy Yard and Station.

This beautifully drawn bird's-eye view map from 1879 notes Leading Hotels, Railroad Offices, Foreign Consuls, Gas-Light Companies, Offices and Departments, Station Houses, Charities and Correction Department, Civil and Criminal Courts, District Courts, Police Courts, General Shipping, Libraries, National Military, State Military, North River Ferries, East River Ferries, Markets, Exchanges, Daily Newspapers, Hospitals, Seminaries and Colleges, Theatres, Halls, City Schools and Asylums and Homes.

Included is a New York & Manhattan Beach Railway Map and illustrations of the following: P. Lorillard & Co., Tobacco Manufactory, Jersey City, NJ
Landers, Frary & Clark, Aetna Works, Manufacturers of Table Cutlery & General Hardware, New Britain, CT, 298 Broadway, N. Y.
Fifth Ave. Hotel, 5th Ave. cor. 23rd St.
Manhattan Beach
F. O. Matthiessen & Wiechers Sugar Refining Co., Works, Office, 106 Wall St.
The Inebriate Home Fort Hamilton, L. I., with numbered references
Wilkinson Bros. & Co., Derby Paper Mill, Birmingham, CT, Warehouse, 72 Duane St.
Works of Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co., Wallingford, CT, Warehouse, 36 East 14th St., Union Square
Wheeler & Wilson Mfg. Co., Works, Bridgeport, CT
Depot 44, 14th St., Union Square
Havemeyer's Eastwick & Co., Sugar Refinery, Jersey City, Office, 78 Wall St.
Scovill Manufacturing Co., Waterbury, CT, Warehouse, 419 & 421 Broom St.


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