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English: The current 5 boroughs of Greater New York as they appeared in 1814. Bronx was in Westchester County, Queens County included modern Nassau County, Kings County had 6 towns, one of which was Brooklyn, and NYC is shown by hatching in lower Manhattan.
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Source I scanned a map from an 1814 atlas.
Author Matthew Carey, from his General Atlas, Philadelphia, 1814

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The current 5 boroughs of Greater New York as they appeared in 1814. Bronx was in Westchester County, Queens County included modern Nassau County, Kings County had 6 towns, one of which was Brooklyn, and NYC is shown by hatching in lower Manhattan.

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