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Amérique, ou, Indes occidentales

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Amérique, ou, Indes occidentales
Fortin, J. (Jean) (1740-1817) (Publisher)
Arrivet, J. (Engraver)
Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles (1688-1766 ) (Cartographer)
Haye, G. de la (Engraver)

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1778
Place: Paris :
Publisher: Chés Fortín ingr. Mécanicien du Roy pour les Globes et sphères, Rue de la Harpe près la Rue du Foin
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6463 [LHS 779, in atlas cases]
America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 779.
Content: NYPL copy has note pasted on verso: Amhrique ghnhrale.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridian: Ferro.
Statement of responsibility: par le Sr. Robert de Vaugondy, Géog? Ord? du Roi du feu Roi de Pologne Duc de Lorraine et de Bar et de l'Académie royale des Sciences et belles lettres de Nanci, 1778 ; gravé par Delahaye l'aine ; Arrivet, inv. & sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 50 x 53 cm. folded to 20 x 14 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 49052699
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15346335
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 771a3710-c5d5-012f-ec0c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1740: Creator Born
  • 1778: Issued
  • 1817: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Amérique, ou, Indes occidentales" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1778. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef6c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Amérique, ou, Indes occidentales" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef6c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1778). Amérique, ou, Indes occidentales Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef6c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Amérique, ou, Indes occidentales