A new chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor

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Names
Stephenson, J., engraver (Engraver)
Heather, William (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America.

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1809-11-01
Place Term: London
Publisher: Published as the Act directs ... by William Heather, at the Navigation Warehouse, No. 157, Leadenhall Street,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5243 [Filed with North America]
Topics
Atlantic Coast (North America) -- Maps --
Harbors -- Atlantic Coast (North America)
Nautical charts -- Atlantic Coast (North America)
Notes
Content : Annotated with yellow and red color to show lighthouses.

Content : Backed with blue paper.

Content : Includes notes and 7 panoramic views of sections of the coastline.

Content : Insets: The harbor of New York -- The harbor of Boston -- The harbor of Halifax.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : NYPL copy has ms. notes in ink on verso: Chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor. 63.

Content : Oriented with north toward the upper right.

Content : Relief shown pictorially and with hachures. Depths shown by soundings.

Content : "Longitude west from London."

Statement of Responsibility: By Wm. Heather, 1809 ; Stephenson, engraver.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 75 x 208 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 47100479
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15063057
UUID: 76b88640-c52a-012f-0809-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1809: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1809-11-01. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee6c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee6c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1809-11-01). A new chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee6c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor