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A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700

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Title
A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700
Names
Harris, I. (Engraver)
Halley, Edmond, 1656-1742 (Author)
Rich. Mount & Tho. Page (Publisher)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Place: [London]
Publisher: This chart is to be sold by Rich. Mount and Tho. Page at the Postern on Tower-Hill,
Date Issued: 1700
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6350 [LHS 444]
Topics
Magnetic declination -- Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Includes text and ill., columns of text pasted along left and right sides of map.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Shows North and South Atlantic Oceans, South America, West Indies, portions of Central America, North America, Europe, and Africa.
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of North America, p. 127
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 444.
Statement of responsibility: by his Maties. command by Edm. Halley ; I. Harris sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 58 x 49 cm. on sheet 61 x 67 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 48855230
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15328051
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1c0fe450-c5d5-012f-18e5-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1700: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1700. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef24-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 20, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef24-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1700). A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef24-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new and correct chart shewing the variations of the compass in the western & southern oceans as observed in ye year 1700