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The world, on Mercator's projection

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Title
The world, on Mercator's projection

Names
J.H. Colton & Co. (Publisher)
Burr, David H. (1803-1875 ) (Cartographer)
S. Stiles & Co. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of the World

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1840
Place Term: New-York
Publisher: Published by J.H. Colton & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 02-309
Topics
Religions
World maps
Maps
Notes
Content : Relief shown by abbreviated form lines.

Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1834, by J.H. Colton & Co. in the clerks office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York."

Content : Includes text.

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

Content : Prime meridian: Washington and Greenwich.

Statement of Responsibility: By David H. Burr ; engraved by S. Stiles & Co., N. York.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 42 x 52 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 50018849
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15431032
UUID: 6c3f00e0-c6b6-012f-2ba0-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1840: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The world, on Mercator's projection" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1840. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b011-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The world, on Mercator's projection" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b011-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1840). The world, on Mercator's projection Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b011-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The world, on Mercator's projection