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A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society

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Title
A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society
Names
Mason, Charles, 1728-1786 (Cartographer)
Dixon, Jeremiah (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1769
Place: London
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-413 [Filed with Delaware]
Topics
Middle Atlantic States
Delaware
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Copy in Map Div. 00-413: includes text "Length of a degree of latitude in America" pasted on side.
Content: In upper right corner: Gent. Mag. Nov. 1769.
Citation/reference: Jolly, D.C. Maps of America in periodicals before 1800, 24
Statement of responsibility: by Cha. Mason & Jere. Dixon.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 17 x 10 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 48763684
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15317437
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 051d5c60-c52b-012f-0626-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1728: Creator Born
  • 1769: Issued
  • 1786: 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 map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1769. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c342-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c342-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1769). A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c342-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of that part of America where a degree of latitude was measured for the Royal Society