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Montr\E9sor, John (1736-1799) A Plan of the City of New York & its environs

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04315 Author/Creator: Montr\E9sor, John (1736-1799) Place Written: London Type: Maps Date: 1775 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Actual title: "A Plan of the City of New-York & its environs..." Shows Manhattan Island up to Greenwich Village. Hand colored.

People: Montre\B4sor, John, 1736-1799.
Dury, Andrew, fl. 1775.
Andrews, Peter, fl. 1765-1782.

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Keywords/Subjects: Revolutionary War, Surveying

Sub Era: Road to Revolution