Valentine's Manual

Valentine's Manual


1850 - Nieu Amsterdam. . . New Amsterdam a small City on Manhattan Island, New-Holland, North America. now called New-York & is a part of the English Colonies. about 1667.

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Attractive two-stone lithographed view of New Amsterdam, circa 1667, extracted from Valentine's Manual. 1667 marked the end of the Second Anglo-Dutch War, which was concluded with the Treaty of Breda. In that treaty, the United Provinces agreed with...


1853 - Map of the City of New-York 1854

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Detailed map of the City, colored by Wards and Fire Districts. Shows public and private piers, streets, parks, and other details, with a larger plan of the Island of Manhattan at the top.


1858 - A View of Fort George with the City of New-York from the S.W. 1740

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Fine mid-19th Century edition of this rare early view of Fort George, originally engraved by George Carwitham, circa 1736. In 1624 the Dutch West India Company established the colony of New Netherland. It grew to encompass all of present-day New York...


1860 - New-York Taken From Fort Columbus, Governor's Island 1816.

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Striking view of New York City from Governors Island, as it appeared in 1816. The view shows a harbor teaming with ships and commerce, with the fortifications at Fort Columbus illustrated, as it appeared at the close of the War of 1812, with soliders...


1855 - A Draught of New York from the Hook to New York Town

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Valentine's Manual edition of Mark Tiddeman's important early chart of New York Harbor. Tiddeman's chart of New York Harbor shows the area between Sandy Hook and Westchester with part of Long Island. The chart includes the Rariton River, Staten...