Face & Footprint: Urban street-view Series and 'Footprint'-Cadasters aligned

[Amsterdam] [Berlin] [Brussels] [Venice] [Paris] [Rome] [St. Petersburg] [Birmingham] [Manchester] [Hamburg] [Dublin] [New York City] [Sydney] {Philadelphia] [Boston] [Winnipeg] [Tokyo] [Los Angeles]


Amsterdam, 1768-

- Herengracht, 199-211:

• 1768-71: block on inner side of Herengracht {now nos. 199-211], between Drei Konig and Warmoesgracht [now Raadhuisstraat], from Caspar Philips, Verzaameling van Alle de Huizen en Gebouwen op de Herren- en Keizers-grachten der Stad Amsterdam, van den Binnen Amstel tot aan de Brouwers-Gracht (Amsterdam, 1768-71; Mourik ed., 1790), 24 plates.
[Fisher Fine Arts Library, University of Pennsylvania; Bibliotheque du Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Paris; Collectie Stadsarchief Amsterdam: tekeningen en prenten (http://beeldbank.amsterdam.nl/beeldbank/indeling/grid?q_searchfield=philips+1768)].

• 1811-32: same block, from Kadastraal kaart, Minuutplan, 1811-32, Section F, sheet 2, from Gemeente Amsterdam Stadsarchief, via Beeldbank van de Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed [http://beeldbank.cultureelerfgoed.nl]

• 1876: same block from Atlas van de gemeente Amsterdam bevattende de grondteekening van alle gebouwen met de tegenwoordige nommering, en onderscheiding van gemeente-eigendommen, publieke en bijzondere gebouwen, woon- en pakhuizen [1:1250] (Den Haag: J. Smulders & Co., 1876), Buurt LL [http://beeldbank.amsterdam.nl/beeldbank/indeling/detail/start/33?q_searchfield=loman+1876]. The gray color coding for three of the structures indicates that they were used as warehouses in 1876.


• 1990-91: photographs by Annemieke van Oord-de Pee in Paul Spies, Het Grachtenboek, Vier eeuwen Amsterdamse grachten in beeld gebracht (Amsterdam, 1991).
[more on Amsterdam]


Berlin, 1819-

- Unter den Linden 59a-68:

• 1820: North side of Unter den Linden, 59a-68, from "Lindenrolle," 1820, Staatsbibliothek, Berlin [GDR 82/69]; Märkischen Museum, Berlin; also reproduced in der Stadtebau, May-August 1925; and in color in Hans-Werner Klünner, Panorama der Strasse Unter den Linden vom Jahre 1820 (Berlin, 1991).

• 1849: same block from the "Lindenrolle," Staatsbibliothek, Berlin; Landesarchiv, Berlin (in original box). (Republished in Winfried Löschburg, ed., Panorama der Strasse Unter den Linden [Hanau, 1987].)

• 1910: 59a-68 Unter den Linden, detail from Julius Straube, "Übersichtsplan von Berlin" (1910), 1:4000-scale composite map
{http://www.alt-berlin.info/seiten/straube.htm]

• 1925: 59a-68 Unter den Linden, block elevation ca. 1925, published by Werner Hegemann in der Stadtebau, May-August 1925.


Brussels, ca. 1825-

- Rue de la Madeleine:
• c. 1825: Rue de la Madeleine, courtesy of Archives de la ville, Bruxelles.

• 1866: excerpt from Philippe Christian Popp, "Plan parcellaire de la ville de Bruxelles: avec les mutations publié avec l'autorisation du gouvernement sous les auspices de Monsieur le Ministre des Finances" (Bruges : P.C. Popp, 1866), Collection of Province de Brabant: arrondissement de Bruxelles: canton de Bruxelles [via http://uurl.kbr.be/1037453]


Venice, 1816 -

- Grand Canal:

• 1807-16: part of North side of Grande Canal, East of the Rialto Bridge, from Mappe napoleoniche, 1807-1816, pl. 12, from Archivio di Stato di Venezia, IT ASVe 3810 001 (Serie): mappe 1940 [Sottoposto a limiti di consultazione] Dalle operazioni di rilievo di tutto il territorio scaturirono le mappe, in scala 1:2000, una (talvolta in due o più fogli) per ciascun comune censuario, disegnate secondo rigorosi criteri geometrico-particellari. Le mappe, per le notevoli dimensioni, sono escluse dalla consultazione; ne è in corso la riproduzione sistematica"; Geo Catalogue IUAV, small repros: http://geocataloghi.iuav.it/cat_prod_nap/nap_prod.html;
[also perhaps in Eduardo Salzano, Catasto Napoleonico, mappa della città di Venezia, Marsilio Editori, Padova, 1988 [via www.amicimusicavenezia.it/2012/01/28/il-diavolo-abita-al-ponte-dei-barcaroli/]

• 1828-31: same location from pl. 29, from Antonio Quadri and Dionisio Moretti, Il Canal Grande di Venezia descritto da Antonio Quadri . . . e rappresentato in LX tavole rilevate ed incise da Dionisio Moretti (Venezia, Tipografia di Andreola, 1828; also Tipografia di Commercio, 1831), 12 pp. text plus 48 view. [diff betw 1828 vs 1831?] [Reprint: Ponzano: Vianello libri, 1983; digitally: http://www.internetculturale.it/jmms/iccuviewer/iccu.jsp?id=mag_GEO0002799&mode=all&teca=GeoWeb+-+Marciana; for detailed info on structures, see also http://www.canalgrandevenezia.it/index.php/il-progetto]
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• 1931: same location in E. Fiorioli, Il Canal Grande di Venezia (Venice: 1931) [Ebook: http://bookswithoutborders.co.uk/publication/il-canal-grande-di-venezia, £2.99] [discussion: http://www.hatjecantz.de/fotoblog/?p=1558]
[more on Venice]


Paris, 1832-

- Boulevard St. Martin, north side, east of Porte St. Martin:

ca. 1832-33: Jean-Baptiste Arnout, Paris en Miniature par Arnout (Paris, [c. 1832-33]), Bibliotheque Historique de la Ville de Paris.
• 1810-36: Cadastre de Paris par îlot, dit Atlas Vasserot (1810-1836), 5e arr. ancien, Porte Saint-Martin, quartier Porte Saint-Martin, îlot n°12 [F/31/81/19], Mairie de Paris, Consultation des Archives numérisées de Paris [http://canadp-archivesenligne.paris.fr].

• 1847: Edouard Renard and Adrien Provost, Boulevards de Paris [1847], Bibliotheque Historique de la Ville de Paris] and Edmond Auguste Texier, Tableau de Paris, 2 vols. (Paris, 1852-53) [composite].

• ca. 1865: Charles Rivière, [Panorama des Grands Boulevards] (Paris: Hautecoeur, c. 1865), Bibliotheque Historique de la Ville de Paris (Réserve 741919).

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- Rue Vivienne, west side

• 1810-36: Cadastre de Paris par îlot, dit Atlas Vasserot (1810-1836), 5e arr. ancien, Porte Saint-Martin, quartier Porte Saint-Martin, îlot n°12 [F/31/81/19], Mairie de Paris, Consultation des Archives numérisées de Paris [http://canadp-archivesenligne.paris.fr].

ca. 1832-33: Jean-Baptiste Arnout, Paris en Miniature par Arnout (Paris, [c. 1832-33]), Bibliotheque Historique de la Ville de Paris.

1891: Ville de Paris, 2e. arrondissement, Quartiers Gaillon et Vivienne, Plan parcellaire, 3e. Feuille, March 1891, Mairie de Paris [http://canadp-archivesenligne.paris.fr/documents_figures/_plans_parcellaires].

[more on Paris]


Rome, 1835

- Via Giulia, west side:

1824: detial from Catasto Gregoriano, 1824, from Michele Zampilli, "Roma, Fasi Formative Tessuti e Tipi Edilizi della Citta," 2009 [link], from Archivio di Stato di Roma [http://www.cflr.beniculturali.it/Gregoriano/gregoriano_intro.html]).

• 1835: same location from P. Fortuna and A. Moschetti, Prospetto geometrico e Principali Edifici de Roma nel 1835 (Rome, 1835), Tav. 14c., Museum of Rome/Palazzo Braschi.

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- Via Urbana (Via di Sta. Pudenziana), southeast side, southwest of Piazza dell’Esquilino:

1824: Monasterio e Chiesa del Bambin Gesu, from Catasto Gregoriano, 1824, Rione 1, Monti [Sta. Maria Maggiore] [http://www.pism.uniroma3.it/strumenti-per-il-progetto-di-restauro-12-13-progettazione-asssistita/], from Archivio di Stato di Roma [http://www.cflr.beniculturali.it/Gregoriano/gregoriano_intro.html]).

• 1835: same location from P. Fortuna and A. Moschetti, Prospetto geometrico e Principali Edifici de Roma nel 1835 (Rome, 1835), Tav. 19c, Museum of Rome/Palazzo Braschi.


The Hague, 1836


• ca. 1832?: west side of Princesse Gracht, Minuutplan van de gemeente 's-Gravenhage, sectie E1, Kadastrale kaarten van Zuid-Holland, Nationaal Archief map collection, gahetNA [http://proxy.handle.net/10648/afbfe908-d0b4-102d-bcf8-003048976d84].

• 1836-37: west side of Princesse Gracht, in aligned plates from David and Charles van Lier, Panorama van de noordelijke provincien der Nederlanden, bev attende de schilderachtigste-gezigten, kerken, hoofdgebouwen, gedenkteekens, de belangrijkste straten en pleinen der steden, benevens de wandelingen in en om dezelve, Naar de Natuur geteekend en gekleurd. Municipal Archives (Gemeentearchief) of The Hague, and courtesy of S. P. Lohia Foundation, London, featuring Norman R. Bobins Rare Books Collection [http://www.bobins.splrarebooks.com/collection/view/panorama-van-de-noordelijke-provincien-der-nederlanden].


Birmingham, 1840-

- 54-77 Bull Street:

• 1840: 54-77 Bull Street, 1840, excerpt from 1877 republication by E. Edwards, [http://gutenberg.polytechnic.edu.na/1/8/8/2/18821/18821-h/images/birm-full.jpg]

• 1889: West side Bull Street, nos. 54-77, excerpt from 1889 Goad Atlas, pl. 3, from www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlineex/firemaps/england/westmidlands/mapsu145ubu10u3uf003r.html
find 1840s O.S.
[more on Birmingham
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Manchester, 1840-

-- Deansgate, east side, north of King St.

• 1886: atlas excerpt from Chas. E. Goad Limited, Insurance Plan of the City of Manchester Vol. I (London, 1886), pl. 9 [http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlineex/firemaps/england/northwest/zoomify149488.html].

• 1840: earlier view reproduced in Richard Wright Procter, Memorials of Bygone Manchester (Manchester, 1880) [1840s original not yet identified).


Hamburg, c. 1840-

- West side Binnen Alster, Neuer Jungfernsteig:

• c. 1840: detail of Neuer Jungfernsteig, from H. and P. Spiro, Panorama der Umgebung der Binnenalster (Hamburg, c. 1840),
(one long folding view, 11 x 275 cm.), Kartensammlung of Hamburg’s Staats- und Universitaets Bibliothek [cat. nr. 506]
• 1859-68: detail of Neuer Jungfernsteig, from M. Roguski, del, Selmar Steibert, engr., "Plan Von Hamburg Nebst Umgebung," (surv. 1855-59, publ. 1868), 96 x 64cm, 1:4000, [from Hamburgs Historische Karten, Artikelnummer: N 1 N H (via www.hamburg.de/bsw/historischekarten/). 
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- East side Binnen Alster, Alsterdam: 

• c. 1848: detail of Alsterdam, from J. Gottheil del., F. J. Stock lithographer, Der Alsterdamm in Hamburg (Hamburg: B. S. Berendsohn, c. 1848)
(long folding view, 15 x 140 cm) [Kartenabteilung, Staatsbibliotek zu Berlin, Y23983.]
• 1859-68: detail of Alsterdam from M. Roguski, del, Selmar Steibert, engr., "Plan Von Hamburg Nebst Umgebung," (surv. 1855-59, publ. 1868), 96 x 64cm, 1:4000, [from Hamburgs Historische Karten, Artikelnummer: N 1 N H (also via www.hamburg.de/bsw/historischekarten/).
• add Fuchs?


Dublin, 1756-

- Lower Ormond Quay

• 1756: excerpt from John Rocque, "An Exact Survey of the City and Suburbs of Dublin in Which is Express'd the Ground Plot of all Publick Buildings Dwelling Houses, Ware Houses, Stables, Court Yards, &c, " A. Dury sculp.t (Dublin, 1756) [from Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b5967586q]

• 1850: composite splice of block views from Henry Shaw, The New City Pictorial Directory, 1850 (Dublin, 1850).

• 1847: same block from Ordnance Survey, "surveyed for the Ordnance Survey Office in 1838 by Captains Bordes and Tucker, R.E., engraved by Captains Larcom and Cameron, R.E., 1846-47, corrected to 1847."


New York City, 1848-

- 57-71 Broadway:
 
• 1848: 57-71 Broadway, East side from Exchange Alley to Rector Sreet in.Jones, Newman, and J. S. Ewbank, The Illuminated Pictorial Directory of New York (New York, 1848), from New York Public Library; New-York Historical Society.  
 
• 1852: same block in William Perris, Maps of the City of New York (1852-54), vol. 1, pl. 2, from New York Public Library Digital Collections [http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/collections/atlases-of-new-york-city#/?tab=navigation&roots=3:02b2b6e0-bc6a-0132-6e72-58d385a7bbd0/2:323e4180-c603-012f-0c9f-58d385a7bc34]  
   
• 1863: same block in Alfred Tallis, Tallis's New-York Street Views (New York, 1863) (10 views), New-York Historical Society; Warshaw Collection, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.  
 

1857-62: same block in William Perris, Maps of the City of New York (1857-62), pl. 2, from New York Public Library Digital Collections [http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/collections/atlases-of-new-york-city#/?tab=navigation&roots=3:02b2b6e0-bc6a-0132-6e72-58d385a7bbd0/5:06fd4630-c603-012f-17f8-58d385a7bc34]

 
 
• 1865: same block in David T. Valentine, Manual of the Common Council of the City of New York, 1865.
(66 views on 33 plates), New-York Historical Society; New York Public Library; (reassembled in full in aligned sequences at small scale in David W. Dunlap, On Broadway: A Journey Uptown over Time (New York, 1990), pp. 4-5.
 
   
 • 1880: same block in John R. Asher & Co., Asher's New Pictorial Directory and Atlas of the City of New York (New York, 1879-80). (30 views), from New-York Historical Society; New York Public Library; Museum of the City of New York.  
 
• 1897: same block in George W. and Walter S. Bromley. Atlas of the City of New York, Manhattan Island (Philadelphia, 1897), pl. 1, from New York Public Library Digital Collections [http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/collections/atlases-of-new-york-city#/?tab=navigation&roots=3:02b2b6e0-bc6a-0132-6e72-58d385a7bbd0/14:59f05270-c5fa-012f-1543-58d385a7bc34].  
     
• 1899: same block in The Mail and Express, A Pictorial Description of Broadway. (New York, 1899), (74 views), from New-York Historical Society; New York Public Library Digital Collections [http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/collections/pictorial-description-of-broadway#/?tab=about].
[more New York City
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Sydney, 1848-55


• 1855: west side of York Street, West Market to West King Street, from City Detail series, 1855 (redrawn in 1960s), sheet 7, Historical Atlas of Sydney, City of Sydney Archives [http://www.photosau.com.au/cosmaps/scripts/home.asp].

• 1848: aligned views of west side of York Street, West Market to West King Street, from Joseph Fowles, Sydney in 1848 (Sydney, 1848), pl. 66A [http://gutenberg.net.au/ebooks06/0600151h.html].


Philadelphia, 1851, 1859-61, 1879-80


Boston, 1853-

- Tremont Street, east side:

• 1853: part of east side of Tremont Street, Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion 4, no. 20 (14 May 1853): 312-13; 4, no. 21 (21 May 1853): 328-29; and 5, no. 5 (30 July 1853): 72-73.

• 1867: same location, from D. A. Sanborn, Insurance Map of Boston, Volume 1 (New York, 1867) [www.loc.gov/item/sanborn03693_001] and [http://www.historicmapworks.com/Atlas/US/31972/Boston+1867+Vol+1/ (off-campsu only)]

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- Washington Street, west side, 219-283:

• 1853: part of west side of Washington Street, north of School Street,

• 1861: excerpt from C. E. Pinney, Plan of the City of Boston, Surveyed Drawn &c Expressly for the Use of the New York and Boston Fire Insurance Co.s and Agents (Boston, 1861), pl. 2 (Norman B. Leventhal Map Center, Boston Public Library].

• ca. 1889: 1960s reprint of electrotype blocks from ca. 1889, T. J. Lyons Memorial Collection.

• 1888: Geo. W. and Walter S. Bromley, Atlas of the City of Boston. Mass., Volume One, City Proper (Philadelphia, 1888). Norman B. Leventhal Map Center, Boston Public Library [http://maps.bpl.org/search/apachesolr_search/%22G1234.B6%20B7%201888%20v.1%22] and Historic Map Works [http://www.historicmapworks.com/Atlas/US/6691/Boston+1888+Vol+1+Proper/]


Winnipeg, 1881-1914

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• 1881: West side of Main Street, from H. A. Strong, Main Street (Montréal: Burland Lith. Co., 1881), University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections, accesible via Toronto Public Library [http://static.torontopubliclibrary.ca/da/pdfs/37131055465140d.pdf].
• 1892: same site in Clarence E. Steele, Main Street Views: Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1892 (Winnipeg, 1892). University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
• 1914: plan of samr site from Charles E. Goad, Insurance plan, volume 1, Key Plan, Winnipeg, Manitoba (August 1906, revised May 1914), sheet 5, Library and Archives Canada [http://collectionscanada.gc.ca/pam_archives/]


Baltimore, 1885-96

-- East side N. Liberty, from West Fayette to West Baltimore St.
• 1885: George W. Bromley, Atlas of the City of Baltimore, Vol. 1 North West Section (Philadelphia, 1885), pl. 1, Johns Hopkins U. [http://jhir.library.jhu.edu/handle/1774.2/35326].

• 1891:James T. Lloyd, Lloyd's Baltimore elevated building map of the five hundred million business district of Baltimore (Baltimore, 1891), Library of Congress [https://lccn.loc.gov/2011587226].

•  1896: George Washington Bromley, Atlas of the City of Baltimore Maryland (Philadelphia, 1896), pl. 4, from Johns Hopkins University, [https://jscholarship.library.jhu.edu/handle/1774.2/35300].


Tokyo, 1954

- Ginza:

• late 19c?: Iseya shop selling sundries, western goods (Ginza 2-Chome) • Tamaya shop for clocks, spectacles, surveying instruments (Ginza 3-Chome) •Western wine depot of Shimizuya Trading Co. (Owari-cho 1-Chome). Three images that may have been parts of a 19th-century commercial street elevation of the Ginza. [http://www.ginza.jp/en/history]

• 1954: excerpt from Yoshikazu Suzuki and Shohachi Kimura, Ginza Kaiwai. Ginza Haccho (Tokyo: Toho-Shuppan Publishing, 1954).
[from Donlon Books [http://donlonbooks.com/products/ginza-kaiwai-ginza-hacch-by-yoshikazu-suzuki-et-kimura-shohachi]
[video on YouTube, via Bintbint, at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKsafQ1PMfM]
• 1954: another, from Bonham's [http://www.bonhams.com/auctions/18411/lot/6125/]


Los Angeles, 1966-

- Sunset Strip:

• 1955: South side of Sunset Boulevard, N. Laurel Canyon to Havenhurst, ecerpt form Sanborn Map Co, Los Angeles Cal., vol. 10, Jan. 1955, sheet 1040.

• 1965: Ed Ruscha, Every Building on the Sunset Strip (Los Angeles, 1966).
(• & Ed Ruscha, "Sunset Strip Portfolio," 1965/1995, exhibited photos revisiting the site.)

• 2016: Google Streets, 3D view.

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- Hollywood Boulevard:
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• 1973 & 2004: South side of Hollywood Boulevard, N. McCadden Place to N. Las Palmas Avenue, from Ed Ruscha, Then & Now: Hollywood Boulevard 1973-2004 (Gottingen: Steidl, 2005).

• same, via Google Streets 3D, 2016.

• same, via Google Streets, 2016.


• Venturis of South St., Miami, Las Vegas



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