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Title
A general map of North America : from the latest observations
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Atlases

Constitutions of the several independent states of America; the Declaration of independence; the Articles of confederation between the said states; the treaties between His Most Christian Majesty and the United States of America. With an appendix, containing an authentic copy of the treaty concluded between Their High Mightinesses the States-General and the United States of America, and the provisional treaty. Pub. by order of Congress. Philadelphia printed. London reprinted, with an advertisement by J.L. de Lolme.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1783
Place: London
Publisher: For J. Walker
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6459 [LHS 3025; atlas cases]
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6459 (Map facing p. [1]) [In LHS 3025]
Topics
Constitutions -- United States -- States
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Content: Copy in Map Div. 97-6459: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 3025.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: t.-p. and port. wanting.
Ownership: Astor.
Citation/reference: Sabin 16089
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Includes distance chart and note.
Statement of responsibility: J. Lodge sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 27 x 37 cm. folded to 20 x 13 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 7360214
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14283313
RLIN/OCLC: 49053290
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15346344
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 71fe3140-c5d4-012f-39e0-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1783: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A general map of North America : from the latest observations" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1783. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-031a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A general map of North America : from the latest observations" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-031a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1783). A general map of North America : from the latest observations Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-031a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A general map of North America : from the latest observations