The Old Print Shop

Winfield. Tn. of Newtown. Queens Co.

  • ARTIST: F. W. Beers

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Beers, Comstock & Cline, New York.

  • MEDIUM: Hand colored engraving.

    DATE: 1873

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 15 1/2 x 11 7/8" (303 x 394 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: A detailed and nicely colored map from "Atlas of Long Island, New York. From recent and actual surveys and records." Many land owners names are given. Winfield was a former neighborhood in northwestern Queens and is now condsidered part of Woodside. Visible in this map is the junction of the Main Line and the North Side Division of the Long Island Railroad. The W. M. Raymond & Co. metal coffin manufacturer is shown here on Thomson Avenue, now called Queens Blvd.


  • CONDITION: Good condition. Some water stains in the margins. Original hand coloring.