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A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c.

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A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c.

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Title
A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c.
Names
Robert Laurie and James Whittle (Publisher)
Fisher, Joshua (1707-1783 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Atlases

new edition, much enlarged, of the second part of the North American pilot, for New England, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, and the Havanna : including general charts of the British Ch

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1800
Place: London
Publisher: Printed and published by Robert Laurie and James Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street ...
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6045[LHS 321; atlas cases]
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6045 (sheet 10)[In LHS 321]
Topics
Nautical charts -- North Atlantic Ocean
Nautical charts -- English Channel
Nautical charts -- Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)
Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.) -- Maps
Delaware River Estuary -- Maps
Notes
Content: A new edition ...
Content: Nautical charts, with depths shown by soundings, including notes and views for the pilot.
Content: T.p. includes contents list.
Content: NYPL copy imperfect: chart numbered 5 and 6 (Coasts of New England and New York) wanting; chart numbered 20 mutilated.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 321.
Citation/reference: Phillips 1220
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 620.
Content: Imprint on map: Published 12th May, 1794, by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street, London.
Statement of responsibility: faithfully coppied [sic] from that published at Philadelphia ...
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 47 x 68 cm., folded to 54 x 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 10290923
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15488507
RLIN/OCLC: 50544930
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15488591
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e4e3d7a0-c5d3-012f-9c95-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1800: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1800. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b21c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b21c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1800). A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b21c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c.