QUEENS, NEW YORK, historical maps|
I hope to post more of these maps as I scan then.
Most of my sources are very bad microfilm printouts made at the NYPL,
Preparation has been laborious.
Hallets Cove, 1840
Newtown - 1852
The Astoria portion of the
the foldout map from "The Annals of Newtown".
The ORANGE area is the current location of Our Lady of Mt Carmel.
A section of western Astoria, ca. 1873.
Nancy Lutz has posted the entire map (Long Island City)
on her Brooklyn Information page -
Also from Nancy's site, some 1873 maps of particular interest to researchers of western Queens:
Long Island City (overview of all of western Queens) |
Ravenswood detail |
Astoria detail |
East Astoria detail
A small section of Astoria, ca. 1890, southeast of Our Lady of Mt Carmel
Hallets Cove, northern half, ca. 1890
Hallets Cove, southern half, ca. 1890
Mt. Carmel Cemetery
The old graveyard of the Church of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel,
in Astoria, Queens. Plot map and inscriptions (as yet incomplete).
Sanborn Insurance Map details - Queens, Vol 2 (Astoria)
Map 14 - Mount Carmel Cemetery area - ca. 1919(58k)
Other Queens Maps
Scans of plot maps of Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, NY.
Jamaica Map (43k)
A map of my own. Three of the main Queens genealogical repositories
are located within (roughly) a square mile of Jamaica.
This map shows locations and transportation.
For more information see
Queens Co. Genealogical Resources
-> repositories -> queens
Apr 2005 -