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A new chart of America with the harbors of New York, Boston, &c

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Names
Heather and Williams (Publisher)
Stephenson, J., engraver (Engraver)
Heather, William (Cartographer)
Norie, J. W. (John William) (1772-1843 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1799-06-01
Place Term: London
Publisher: Heather and Williams
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6150 [LHS 547]
Topics
Atlantic Coast (U.S.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Nautical charts -- Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
Notes
Content : "Published as the Act directs, June 1st 1799, by Heather and Williams, at the Navigation Warehouse, No. 157, Leadenhall Street."

Content : Depths shown by soundings. Relief in selected areas shown pictorially.

Content : Described in: Faupel's Americana 89 [dealer's catalog], no. 180.

Content : In lower left margin: Drawn by J. Norie, teacher of navigation, Leadenhall Street, London.

Content : Includes notes.

Content : Insets: New York -- Delaware Bay -- Boston Bay.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 547.

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

Content : Nautical chart of the east coast of the U.S. from Maine to Virginia.

Content : NYPL copy stamped in upper right corner of verso: 54.

Content : Oriented with north toward the upper right.

Content : Originally printed on 2 sheets which have been assembled to form a single long sheet.

Statement of Responsibility: Drawn from the latest authorities by W. Heather, 1799 ; Stephenson sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 62 x 154 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 45199611
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14915636
UUID: 4552ba40-c5d5-012f-009f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1799: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new chart of America with the harbors of New York, Boston, &c" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1799-06-01. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eecc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new chart of America with the harbors of New York, Boston, &c" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eecc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1799-06-01). A new chart of America with the harbors of New York, Boston, &c Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eecc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A new chart of America with the harbors of New York, Boston, &c