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Chart of the world on Mercators projection : with the dip & variation of the compass, the trade winds & monsoons

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Chart of the world on Mercators projection : with the dip & variation of the compass, the trade winds & monsoons

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Names
Seymour, Joseph H. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of the World

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1794
Place Term: [Philadelphia?]
Publisher: Printed for R. Baldwin],
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 02-310 [Filed with World, [1789], as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]
Topics
Magnetic declination
Trade winds
World maps
Maps --
Notes
Content : "The numbers at the ends of the dotted lines show the variation of the needle in the year 1794 ..."

Content : In upper right margin: Plate CCLXIX.

Content : Includes historical notes.

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

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Statement of Responsibility: J.H. Seymour, sc.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 22 x 37 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 50074133
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15437095
UUID: 697c8dd0-c6b6-012f-0e8a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1794: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Chart of the world on Mercators projection : with the dip & variation of the compass, the trade winds & monsoons" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1794. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afe9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Chart of the world on Mercators projection : with the dip & variation of the compass, the trade winds & monsoons" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afe9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1794). Chart of the world on Mercators projection : with the dip & variation of the compass, the trade winds & monsoons Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afe9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Chart of the world on Mercators projection : with the dip & variation of the compass, the trade winds & monsoons