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A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c.

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Title
A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c.
Names
University of Oxford (Engraver)
Burghers, M. (Cartographer)
Wells, Edward (1667-1727 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1719 (Questionable)
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by T.W. for R. Bonwicke, J. Walthoe, R. Wilkin, and T. Ward?,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5345 [Filed with North America, [1710?], as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]
Topics
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Caribbean Area -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Shows California as an island.
Content: Appears in Edward Wells' New sett of maps both of ancient and present geography. London, [1719?], no. 39.
Content: Map Div. 01-5345: Ford Collection.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Glocester."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 36 x 48 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 21809013
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15157521
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6356d290-c52a-012f-3213-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1719: 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 map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1719. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1719). A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c.