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A new projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a plane : (showing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a globe)

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Title
A new projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a plane : (showing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a globe)
Names
Newbery, Francis (1743-1818 ) (Publisher)
Bowen, Thomas (d. 1790 ) (Engraver)
Hardy, J. (John), teacher at Eton College (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Atlases

The Gentleman's magazine.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1776
Place: London
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6222 [LHS 3028, atlas cases]
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6222 (Vol. 46 (Apr. 1776), map [4], facing p. 169) [In LHS 3028]
Topics
Western Hemisphere
Western Hemisphere -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content: "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, by F. Newbery, Lundgate Street, May 1st 1776."
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Statement of responsibility: by J. Hardy (teacher of mathematics & writing master) at Eton College ; J. Hardy, invent. et construc. ; T. Bowen, delin. et sculpsit.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 21 cm. diam., on sheet 28 x 23 cm. folded to 21 x 13 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1570611
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15092064
RLIN/OCLC: 49321613
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15362033
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7a7a31d0-c5d3-012f-e637-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1743: Creator Born
  • 1776: Issued
  • 1818: 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 projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a plane : (showing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a globe)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f2b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a plane : (showing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a globe)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f2b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1776). A new projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a plane : (showing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a globe) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f2b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a plane : (showing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a globe)