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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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Title
Chart of the world on Mercators projection : with the dip & variation of the compass, the trade winds & monsoons
Names
Seymour, Joseph H. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of the World

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1794 (Questionable)
Place: [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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 697c8dd0-c6b6-012f-0e8a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1794: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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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