Stony Brook University (SUNY)
Mellvile Library
Map Collection


Selected Books and Articles on New York State Maps

Allen, David Yehling. Long Island Maps and Their Makers. Mattituck, N.Y.: Amereon House, 1997.

Blathwayt, William. The Blathwayt Atlas; a Collection of 48 Manuscript and Printed Maps of the 17th Century Relating to the British Overseas Empire. Edited by Jeannette D. Black. 2 vols. Providence: Brown University Press, 1970.

Burden, Philip D. The Mapping of North America: a List of Printed Maps. Rickmansworth, Herts: Raleigh Publications, 1996.

Campbell, Tony. "New Light on the Jansson-Visscher Maps of New England." The Map Collectors Circle No. 24 (1965).

Chazanof, William. Jospeh Ellicott and the Holland Land Company; the Opening of Western New York. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1970

Cohen, Paul E. and Robert T. Augustyn. Manhattan in Maps, 1527-1995. New York: Rizzoli, 1997.

Coolidge, Guy Omeron. The French Occupation of the Champlain Valley from 1609 to 1759. Fleischmanns, N.Y.: Purple Mountain Press, 1999.

Cumming, William P. British Maps of Colonial America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1974.

Diamant, Lincoln. Bernard Romans: Forgotten Patriot of the American Revolution. Harrison, N.Y.: Harbor Hill Books, 1985.

Dunn, Shirley W. "Interpreting the Little-Known Minuit Maps of C. 1630." Hudson Valley Regional Review 9 (1992): 26-38.

Harley, J.B. Mapping the American Revolutionary War. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1978.

Heidenreich, Conrad E. Explorations and Mapping of Samuel de Champlain, 1603-1632. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1976.

________. "Mapping the Great Lakes: The Period of Imperial Rivalries, 1700-1760." Cartographica 18, 3 (1981): 74-109.

Heidenreich, Conrad E. and Edward H. Dahl, The French Mapping of North America, 1660-1760 Berkhamsted, Herts., Eng.: Abacus Press, 1982.

Krieger, Alex and David Cobb, eds. Mapping Boston. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1999.

Koeman, Cornelis. Atlantes Neerlandici: Bibliography of Terrestrial, Maritime and Celestial Atlases and Pilot Books, Published in the Netherlands up to 1880. 5 vols. Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, 1967-71.

Mano, Jo Margaret. "Unmapping the Iroquois: New York State Cartography, 1792-1845," in Laurence M. Hauptman and L. Gordon McLester, eds., The Oneida Indian Journey: From New York to Wisconsin, 1784-1860. Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1999.

Merwick, Donna. Possessing Albany, 1630-1710: The Dutch and English Experience. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

Morison, Samuel Eliot. Samuel de Champlain: Father of New France. Boston and Toronto: Little Brown & Company, 1972.

Ristow, Walter William. American Maps and Mapmakers: Commercial Cartography in the Nineteenth Century. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1985.

Schmidt, Benjamin. "Mapping an Empire: Cartographic and Colonial Rivalry in Seventeenth-Century Dutch and English North America." William and Mary Quarterly 54 (1997): 549-78.

Schwartz, Seymour I. And Ralph E. Ehrenberg. The Mapping of America. New York: H.N. Abrams, 1980.

Sellers, John R. and Van Ee, Patricia Molen. Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies: 1750-1789. A Guide to the Collections at the Library of Congress. Washington, D.C.: 1981.

Stevens, Henry Newton and Roland Tree. "Comparative Cartography." The Map Collectors' Circle No. 39 (1967).

Stokes, I.N. Phelps. 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. New York: Robert H. Dodd, 1915-1928.

Suárez, Thomas. Shedding the Veil: Mapping the European Discovery of America and the World. Singapore and River Edge, New Jersey: World Scientific, 1992.

Thompson, John Henry, ed. The Geography of New York State. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1977.

Trudel, Marcel. Atlas de la Nouvelle-France/An Atlas of New France Québec: Presses de l'Université Laval, 1968.

Wroth, Lawrence C. The Voyages of Giovanni da Verrazzano, 1524-1528. New Haven: Published for the Pierpoint Morgan Library by Yale University Press, 1970.

Wyckoff, William. The Developer's Frontier: the Making of the Western New York Landscape. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1988.

David Allen
Revised 6/02/03

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