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

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Title
A new and accurate chart (from Captain Holland's surveys) of the North American Coast, for the navigation between Cape Cod in New England and the Havanna in the Gulf of Florida respectfully inscribed to His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States of North America,
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: 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. 97-6021 [LHS 249, rolled]
Topics
Nautical charts -- Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
Atlantic Coast (U.S.) -- Maps
Notes
Content: An improved edition, with many additions.
Content: Annotated with yellow and red color to show lighthouses.
Content: Backed with blue paper.
Content: Depths shown by soundings.
Content: NYPL copy has ms. note in ink on verso: American Coast by Laurie & Whittle, 1809.
Content: NYPL copy imperfect: lacks northeasternmost edge of map covering Cape Cod.
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.
Content: Originally printed on 4 sheets which have been assembled to form a single long sheet.
Content: Includes 6 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 -- The 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 -- Chart of New York Harbour.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 249.
Content: NYPL Map Div. lacks accompanying book; later ed. of book in KAT p.v.261.
Content: NYPL copy has label pasted on verso: 155.
Content: "This chart is accompanied by the book entitled 'Laurie and Whittle's new sailing directions for the coasts and harbours of North America.' An improved edition, 1809."
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 [28-?] cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 45193716
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14915100
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0a05dad0-c5d5-012f-2c74-58d385a7bc34
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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 Cape Cod in New England and the Havanna in the Gulf of 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-eeaf-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 Cape Cod in New England and the Havanna in the Gulf of Florida respectfully inscribed to His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States of North America," New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eeaf-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 Cape Cod in New England and the Havanna in the Gulf of Florida respectfully inscribed to His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States of North America, Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eeaf-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 Cape Cod in New England and the Havanna in the Gulf of Florida respectfully inscribed to His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States of North America,