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A new & accurate map of North America : drawn from the most authentic modern maps and charts

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Title
A new & accurate map of North America : drawn from the most authentic modern maps and charts
Names
Bowen, Thomas (d. 1790 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1778 (Questionable)
Place: London?
Publisher: Printed for J. Cooke?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5228 [Filed with North America, 1750?, as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary catalog of the Map Division]
Topics
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Engraved for Middletons Complete system of geography."
Content: Bancroft Collection.
Content: Includes some historical notes.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridian: London.
Content: Probably from Charles Theodore Middleton's A new and complete system of geography.
Statement of responsibility: by Thos. Bowen.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 25 x 42 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 33631505
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15104142
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 70ece6e0-c52a-012f-b1eb-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1778: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new & accurate map of North America : drawn from the most authentic modern maps and charts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1778. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee65-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new & accurate map of North America : drawn from the most authentic modern maps and charts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee65-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1778). A new & accurate map of North America : drawn from the most authentic modern maps and charts Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee65-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new & accurate map of North America : drawn from the most authentic modern maps and charts