New York & Brooklyn - 1850


Bird's-eye View of New York City and Brooklyn showing Battery Park and Governors Island in the foreground. Illustration drawn from nature & on stone by John Bachmann, copyright 1850.

Source: Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History, Huntington Digital Library.

Below, enlargements of a similar image black and white, copyright 1851, drawn by the same artist (Source: Library of Congress).


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Antique photos of NYC



On the right, enlargement of part of the harbor.

Below, enlargement of the part of Brooklyn (©1851).




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Below, enlargement of a part of Downtown Manhattan.



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