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A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society

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Title
A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society
Names
Dixon, Jeremiah (Cartographer)
Mason, Charles (1728-1786 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1769
Place: London
Publisher: s.n.,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6265 [LHS 38]
Topics
Middle Atlantic States
Middle Atlantic States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Delaware -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content: Copy in Map Div. 97-6265: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection.
Content: Covers southern portions of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, eastern section of Maryland, Delaware, and northeastern section of Virginia.
Content: In upper right corner: Gent. Mag. Nov. 1769.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 38.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Citation/reference: Jolly, D.C. Maps of America in periodicals before 1800, 244
Statement of responsibility: by Cha. Mason & Jere. Dixon.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 17 x 10 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 48763684
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15317437
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eacd0af0-c5d4-012f-c9c3-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1769: 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 map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1769. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eeee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eeee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1769). A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eeee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society