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A new and correct map of America : laid down according to the accurate improvements of Senex, Moll, and other modern geographers.

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Title
A new and correct map of America : laid down according to the accurate improvements of Senex, Moll, and other modern geographers.
Names
Keith, William, Sir (1680-1749 ) (Author)
Society for the Encouragement of Learning (Publisher)
Senex, John (d. 1740 ) (Cartographer)
Moll, Herman (d. 1732 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Atlases

history of the British plantations in America. With a chronological account of the most remarkable things, which happen'd to the first adventurers in their several discoveries of that new world. Part I. Containing The history of Virginia; with remarks on the trade and commerce of that colony ...

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1738
Place: London
Publisher: Printed at the expence of the Society for the encouragement of learning, by S. Richardson ...
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6221 [LHS 3027, atlas cases]
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6221 (Map [1]) [In LHS 3027]
Topics
West Indies, British
Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Cod fisheries -- Newfounland and Labrador
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content: Copy 1: Ford Collection.
Content: Copy 1: With bookplate of Revd. S. Harper.
Content: Copy in Map Div. 97-6221: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection.
Content: Engr. vignette on t.-p. and on p. [188]
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 3027.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Title vignette.
Ownership: 174532 Copy 1.
Ownership: Stuart 14093 (Lenox) Copy 2.
Citation/reference: Sabin 37240 Copy 1
Content: "Humbly inscribed to His Royal Highness Frederick, Prince of Wales, 1738."
Content: Includes ill. of "A view of ... ye manner of fishing for, drying of cod at New England" and decorative cartouche.
Content: Insets: Port Royal Harbour -- Boston Harbour -- Georgia -- The North Pole.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 787.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 54 x 46 cm. folded to 23 x 16 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1864700
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14449582
RLIN/OCLC: 49321321
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15362025
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7355eaf0-c5d4-012f-1982-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1680: Creator Born
  • 1738: Issued
  • 1749: Creator Died
  • 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 map of America : laid down according to the accurate improvements of Senex, Moll, and other modern geographers." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1738. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f2b6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and correct map of America : laid down according to the accurate improvements of Senex, Moll, and other modern geographers." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f2b6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1738). A new and correct map of America : laid down according to the accurate improvements of Senex, Moll, and other modern geographers. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f2b6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new and correct map of America : laid down according to the accurate improvements of Senex, Moll, and other modern geographers.