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A new and accurate chart (from Captain Holland's surveys) of the North American Coast, for the navigation between Philadelphia and Florida respectfully inscribed to His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States of North America

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Names
Holland, N., Captain (Surveyor)
Robert Laurie and James Whittle (Publisher)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1st Nov[em]ber 1808 [i.e. 1809?]
Place Term: London
Publisher: Rob[er]t Laurie & James Whittle, No. 53 Fleet Street
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6020 [LHS 248, rolled]
Topics
Nautical charts -- Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
Atlantic Coast (U.S.) -- Maps --
Notes
Content : Originally printed on 4 sheets which have been assembled to form a single long sheet.

Content : Annotated with yellow and red color to show lighthouses.

Content : Backed with blue paper.

Content : Depths shown by soundings.

Content : Includes 4 views, notes, and "Table of the principal courses and distances from Delaware River to the Havanna."

Content : Insets: Plan of the entrance and harbour of St. Augustin -- Plan of the mouth of Nassau River -- Inlet of St. Marys River -- Plan of the harbour of Port Royal -- Plan of the bar and harbour of Charleston -- Plan of Delaware Bay and River, by Joshua Fisher, with improvements.

Content : Last 4 words of title, "between Philadelphia and Florida," are printed on strip of paper pasted onto cartouche.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 248.

Content : NYPL copy edged with cloth.

Content : NYPL copy has ms. notation in ink on verso: Charts N.A. Coast 1799, 1809.

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

Content : Oriented with north to the upper right.

Statement of Responsibility: By his most obedient humble servants, Rob[er]t Laurie and Ja[me]s Whittle.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 78 x 247 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 45193985
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14915108
UUID: 095a64e0-c5d5-012f-8fee-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1: 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 and accurate chart (from Captain Holland's surveys) of the North American Coast, for the navigation between Philadelphia and Florida respectfully inscribed to His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States of North America" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1st Nov[em]ber 1808 [i.e. 1809?]. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eeae-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and accurate chart (from Captain Holland's surveys) of the North American Coast, for the navigation between Philadelphia and Florida respectfully inscribed to His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States of North America" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eeae-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1st Nov[em]ber 1808 [i.e. 1809?]). A new and accurate chart (from Captain Holland's surveys) of the North American Coast, for the navigation between Philadelphia and Florida respectfully inscribed to His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States of North America Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eeae-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new and accurate chart (from Captain Holland's surveys) of the North American Coast, for the navigation between Philadelphia and Florida respectfully inscribed to His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States of North America