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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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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 Term: [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
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 48763684
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15317437
UUID: 051d5c60-c52b-012f-0626-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1728: Creator Born
  • 1769: Issued
  • 1786: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

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

Chicago/Turabian Format

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 July 30, 2015. 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