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A map of the world from the best authorities

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Names
Thackara & Vallance (Engraver)
Carey, Mathew (1760-1839 ) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of the World

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1795
Place Term: [Philadelphia]
Publisher: [Richardson & Lord?,]
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 02-311 [Filed with World [1796], as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]
Topics
Western Hemisphere
Eastern Hemisphere
Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Journeys
World maps
Western Hemisphere -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Eastern Hemisphere -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content : "Engrav'd for Carey's Edition of Guthrie's new system of geography."

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

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Content : Shows routes of Capt. Cook, 1768-1780.

Citation/reference : Wheat & Brun. Maps and charts published in America before 1800, 25

Statement of Responsibility: Thackara & Vallance, sc.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 2 hemispheres each 25 cm. in diam., on sheet 30 x 53 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 21805923
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15437076
UUID: 67ab2170-c6b6-012f-5921-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1795: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the world from the best authorities" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1795. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the world from the best authorities" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1795). A map of the world from the best authorities Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of the world from the best authorities