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Carte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique

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Names
Basset (Firm) (Publisher)
Denis, Louis (1725-1794 ) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Revolutionary War, 1775-1783

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1779
Place Term: Paris
Publisher: Chez Basset
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5317
Topics
United States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Notes
Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Content : Prime meridians: Paris and Ferro.

Content : "Dediée et presentée a Monsieur le Noir, Conseiller d'etàt, Lieutenant général de Police &a. par son très humble serviteur Basset, en 1779."

Content : "A Paris chez Basset, Rue St. Jacques au coin de celle des Mathurins a Ste. Genevieve."

Content : Includes decorative cartouche and inset of New Jersey to Massachusetts Bay, ca. 1:1,580,000, with London meridian.

Citation/reference : LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 737

Content : Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Statement of Responsibility: Dressée d'après les nouvelles cartes anglaises par L. Denis, géographe et auteur du conducteur français.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 64 x 48 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5569435
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14918745
UUID: 9ccfeb20-c52b-012f-314e-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1779: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Carte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1779. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f972-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Carte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f972-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1779). Carte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f972-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Carte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique