Thursday, May 15, 2014

The Viele & Randel-Bridges Maps of Manhattan

Sanitary & Topographical Map of the City and Island of New York; Prepared for the Council of Hygiene and Public Health of the Citizens Association, under the direction of Egbert L. Viele, 1865

Map of the City of New York and Island of Manhattan as laid out by the Commissioners appointed by the Legislature, is Respectfully Dedicated to the Mayor, Aldermen and Commonalty thereof by their most Obedient Servant, W. Bridges, City Surveyor, April 3, 1807,
Engraved by P. Maverick,
Entered according to Act of Congress Nov. 16th, 1811,

October 26, 2012, The Great American Grid, William Bridges's Map of Manhattan, 1814, by Paul Knight.

March 20, 2011. New York Times, How Manhattans Grid Grew, by Jeremy White, Matthew Ericson, Ford Fessenden, Micah Cohen, Joe Burgess and Archie Tse,

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