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Ledger, 1678-1684

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Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
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Date: 
1678-1684
Medium: 
Pen and ink on paper
Dimensions: 
Closed: 16 1/2 x 11 x 2 1/2 in. (41.9 x 27.9 x 6.4 cm) open: 16.5 x 17 x 8.5 cm (6 1/2 x 6 11/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Description: 
Ledger kept by Cornelius Clopper from 1678-1684 recording various business accounts; includes several loose sheets of calculations and notes.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Clopper.Ledger.1678
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 223-5
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1684
eMuseum Object ID: 
64113
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

A journall, with observations on my travail from Boston in N.E. to N.Y., New Jersies, & Philadelphia...

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1697
Medium: 
Pen and ink on paper
Dimensions: 
Closed: 6 3/8 x 3 7/8 x 1/4 in. (16.2 x 9.8 x 0.6 cm)
Description: 
Journal of a trip from Boston to New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia, and Newcastle, Del., 3 June-10 Aug. 1697. Author: Benjamin Bullivant 1 v. (61 p).
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Benjamin.Bullivant
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 215-6
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1697
eMuseum Object ID: 
64112
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Journael Gehouden opt’ schip den gulden Bever en tschip den gulden Otter van de Manathans naer Patria Ende Wedrom naer de Manathans (Journal kept aboard the Ship the Golden Beaver and the Ship the Golden Otter from the Manhattans to Patria and the return)

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
October 1660- June 1663
Medium: 
Ink on paper
Dimensions: 
Closed (Bound Manuscript): 12 1/2 x 8 1/4 x 1/4 in. (31.8 x 21 x 0.6 cm)
Description: 
Author: Unidentified 1 vol., 37 pp.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.Ships.Journals.1600
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 183-4
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1663
eMuseum Object ID: 
64111
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The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands

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Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Description: 
Mark Catesby (1683-1749) The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands . . . ., 2 volumes in 1 Open to plate 73 [20 ½ x 14 3/8 inches] Flamingo (Savannah, Georgia: Beehive Press, 1974, facsimile) (QH41.C26 1974 Oversize)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.QH41.C26.1974
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
64052
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

American Ornithology; or The Natural History of the Birds of the United States

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1880
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 3/8 × 10 3/4 in. (36.5 × 27.3 cm)
Description: 
Alexander Wilson (1766-1813) with engravings by Alexander Lawson (1773-1846) American Ornithology; or The Natural History of the Birds of the United States, 9 volumes (Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep, 1808-14) [14 3/8 x 10 ¾ inches]. (Y1808.W Oversize) Vol. 1: plate 3-Flicker Vol. 2: plate 10-Hummingbirds Vol. 3: plate 26-Carolina Parakeet etca. Vol. 4: plate 29-Ivory-billed Woodpecker Vol. 5: plate 44-Pigeon etca. Vol. 6: plate 50 owls Vol. 7: plate 62-water birds Vol. 8: plate 66-Ibis, Flamingo, Stork Vol. 9: plate 74- water birds
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y1808.W
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1880
eMuseum Object ID: 
64051
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands

Classification: 
Description: 
Mark Catesby (1683-1749) The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands . . ., 2 volumes, volume 1 Open to plate 74 [20 ½ x 14 5/8 inches] Flamingo (London: Printed at the expence of the author, 1731-43) (Y-f 1731.C)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y-f.1731.C
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
64050
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

The Birds of America

Classification: 
Date: 
1840-1844
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 13/16 x 6 7/8 in. (27.5 x 17.5 cm)
Description: 
The Birds of America, Royal Octavo Edition (7 volumes with100 parts, New York: Published by J.J. Audubon; Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, 1840-44) (New York: Published by J. J. Audubon; Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, 1840-44) Royal Octavo edition [10 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.] Y-q 1840.Audubon.Birds Volume 1, no. 1, cover Vol. 1, no. 3, p. 10, plate 15, Common Osprey, Fish Hawk Vol. 1, no. 4, p. 74, plate 17, Mississippi Kite Vol. 3, no. 34, p. 96, plate 170, Indigo Bunting Vol. 4, no. 49, p. 160, plate 244, Yellow-breasted Chat Vol. 4, no. 51, p. 205, plate 255, Belted Kingfisher Vol. 4, no. 52, p. 214, plate 256, Ivory-billed Woodpecker Vol. 5, no. 58, p. 42, plate 288, Wild Turkey Female & Young Vol. 6, no. 72, p. 53, plate 359, Scarlet Ibis Vol. 6, no. 75, p. 169, plate 375, American Flamingo
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y-q.1840.Audubon.Birds
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1844
eMuseum Object ID: 
64048
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Illustrations of cholera asphyxia in its different stages. Selected from cases treated at the Cholera Hospital, Rivington Street

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1832
Dimensions: 
Open (in cradle): 8 1/2 in. × 9 in. × 3 in. (21.6 × 22.9 × 7.6 cm) Closed: 8 1/2 × 4 7/8 × 1/4 in. (21.6 × 12.4
Description: 
Publisher: New York : Printed by S.H. Jackson, New-York
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y1832.Bart.Cholera
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1832
eMuseum Object ID: 
62593
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Take a trip to Yorktown on the mommoth steamer Rosedale

Classification: 
Date: 
June 30, 1907
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 18 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (47 x 21 cm)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1907.9
Date Begin: 
1907
Date End: 
1907
eMuseum Object ID: 
61552
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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