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A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700

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Title
A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700

Names
Harris, I. (Engraver)
Halley, Edmond (1656-1742 ) (Author)
Rich. Mount & Tho. Page (Publisher)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1700
Place Term: [London]
Publisher: This chart is to be sold by Rich. Mount and Tho. Page at the Postern on Tower-Hill,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6350 [LHS 444]
Topics
Magnetic declination -- Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content : Includes text and ill., columns of text pasted along left and right sides of map.

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

Content : Shows North and South Atlantic Oceans, South America, West Indies, portions of Central America, North America, Europe, and Africa.

Citation/reference : Phillips. Maps of North America, p. 127

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 444.

Statement of Responsibility: By his Maties. command by Edm. Halley ; I. Harris sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 58 x 49 cm. on sheet 61 x 67 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 48855230
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15328051
UUID: 1c0fe450-c5d5-012f-18e5-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1700: 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 and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1700. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef24-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 3, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef24-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1700). A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef24-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700