NamesBolton, Solomon (d. ca. 1768 ) (Cartographer)Postlethwayt, Malachy (1707?-1767 ) (Author)Walker, Anthony (1726-1765 ) (Engraver)John and Paul Knapton (Firm) (Publisher)Gravelot, Hubert François (1699-1773) (Artist)Seale, Richard William (Engraver)Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' (1697-1782 ) (Associated name)
Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases
Charts and maps
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1752Place: [London]Publisher: Printed for John and Paul Knapton
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 97-6155 [LHS 550M]
TopicsNorth America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
NotesContent: "Mr. Postlethwayt's Dictionary of commerce."Content: "N.B. This large map of North America was originally engrav'd at Paris, ..."Content: Also shows shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia and in the Caribbean area.Content: Copy in Map Div. 97-6155: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection.Content: Includes historical and descriptive notes, and an inset chart of Baffin Bay and Hudson Bay.Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 550M.Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.Content: Prime meridian: Ferro.Content: Relief shown pictorially.Content: Shows provinces, cities and towns, forts, Indian villages and tribal territory.Citation/reference: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 13Statement of responsibility: performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood by the Sieur d'Anville ; greatly improved by Mr. Bolton ; engrav,d by R. W. Seale ; Gravelot, delin. ; Walker, sculp.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map : hand col. ; 82 x 83 cm.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 5406800NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14870340Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 475d0f20-c5d5-012f-f6b0-58d385a7bc34
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