A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina

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Names
Bowles, John (1701-1779) (Publisher)
Moll, Herman (d. 1732 )
Bowles, Thomas (1694-1773 ) (Publisher)
Collection

John H. Levine Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1715 [i.e. 1731]
Place Term: [London]
Publisher: Printed and sold by Tho. Bowles next ye Chapter House in St Pauls Church-yard, John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhil, and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 96-7691 [Levine]
Topics
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Notes
Content : To the honourable Walter Dowglass Esqr., constituted Captain General and Chief Governor of all ye Leeward Islands in America by her late Majesty Queen Anne in ye year 1711, this map is most humbly dedicated by your most humble servant Herman Moll, Geogr. 1715.

Content : Insets: A view of ye industry of ye beavers of Canada ... the cataract of Niagara ... -- A draught of ye town and harbour of Charles-town -- A map of the principal part of North America -- A map of the improved part of Carolina with the settlements &c. -- ... South part of Carolina and the east part of Florida ...

Content : Imprint date from Stevens & Tree's Comparative cartography, 55c.

Content : Includes descriptive text.

Content : John H. Levine Bequest.

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

Content : Outline color.

Content : Prime meridian: London.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Citation/reference : Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, 158, E

Citation/reference : Phillips. Maps of America, p. 568

Statement of Responsibility: According to the newest and most exact observations by Herman Moll, geographer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 100 x 61 cm., sheets 53 x 64 cm. and 53 x 63 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5569391
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14950796
UUID: 38d55250-c6f0-012f-b969-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1701: Creator Born
  • 1715: Issued
  • 1779: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1715 [i.e. 1731]. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f11a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f11a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1715 [i.e. 1731]). A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f11a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina