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North America : : corrected from the observations communicated to the Royal Society at London and the Royal Academy at Paris

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Title
North America : : corrected from the observations communicated to the Royal Society at London and the Royal Academy at Paris
Names
Senex, John, -1740 (Engraver)
Collection

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

Atlases

Modern geography: or all known countries in the world. Laid down from the latest observations and discoveries, communicated to the Royal Society of London and Academy of Sciences at Paris. To which is added the geography of the ancient world, showing in ...

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1708 - 1725 (Inferred)
Place: London
Publisher: J. Senex
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6042 ([Map 4])[In LHS 318]
Topics
North America
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Dedicated to Anthony Hammond.
Content: NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6042 is folded to 69 x 52 cm.
Content: NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6042 is Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection 739.
Ownership: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 739.
Statement of responsibility: by Iohn Senex, F.R.S., 1710 ; Iohn Senex sculpt.
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 94 x 66 cm.
Description
Covers continent of North America, as then known, with Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean. Shows boundaries, rivers, and principal settlements, with notes. Includes decorative title cartouche depicting classical figures, with coat of arms.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 50555862
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15492221
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 83f90af0-c5d3-012f-7867-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1708: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "North America : " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1708 - 1725. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b21b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "North America : " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b21b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1708 - 1725). North America : Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b21b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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