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1861 MAP OF LOWER MANHATTAN OF DEED HOLDERS FROM 1796

$250.00

Description

This is a map produced and dated 1861 in the lower right corner of the original deed holders of lower Manhattan as of March 5th, 1796.  Each color represents a different type of landowner.  Red indicates private landowner.  Yellow is to be sold.  Green is to be leased and the middle road (Broadway) is to be 100 feet wide while the rest of the roads are to be 60 feet.  It is on a parchment type paper in Ex+ condition.  The lower left boarder is missing about 1/4 inch which does not affect any of the images.  Measures 8 1/2×20.