The Iconography Of Manhattan Island

Author: I.N. Phelps Stokes
Publisher: Рипол Классик
ISBN: 5871799507
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The iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909 compiled from original sources and illustrated by photo-intaglio reproductions of important maps, plans, views, and documents in public and private collections

The Iconography Of Manhattan Island 1498 1909 The Revolutionary Period Part Ii 1776 1783 Period Of Adjustment And Reconstruction New York As The State And Federal Capital 1783 1811 The War Of 1812 1812 1815 Period Of Invention Prosperity And Progress 1815 1841 Period Of Industrial And Educational Development 1842 1860 The Civil War 1861 1865 Period Of Political And Social Development 1865 1876 The Modern City And Island 1876 1909

Author: Isaac Newton Phelps Stokes
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The Creative Destruction Of Manhattan 1900 1940

Author: Max Page
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226644691
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I. N. Phelps Stokes and The Iconography of Manhattan Island Every passion
borders on the chaotic, but the collectors passion borders on the chaos of
memories. — Walter Benjamin, "Unpacking My Library" In 1932, Isaac Newton
Phelps Stokes completed the most personal work of recollection in a life that had
been preoccupied with commemoration. A few years earlier, in 1928, he had
concluded his monumental work of two decades, The Iconography of Manhattan
Island, a six- ...

Manhattan In Maps 1527 2014

Author: Paul E. Cohen
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486779912
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Even less evident on the slender island of Manhattan, now almost entirely
covered with pavement and cement, is a sense of the natural world, or indications
of what the island was like prior to development. ... It should be pointed out that at
the beginning of the twentieth cen— tury, I. N. Phelps Stokes first published many
of the important maps of New York City in a work that all students of Manhattan
must acknowledge: the six-volume Iconography of Manhattan Island (1915—
1928).