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A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America: containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina

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A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America: containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina

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Title
A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America: containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina
Names
Moll, Herman, -1732 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1731 (Questionable)
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Topics
Great Britain -- Colonies -- North America
North America
Beavers -- Canada
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Imprint on map: Printed and sold by Tho. Bowles next ye Chapter House in St Pauls Church-yard, John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill, and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market.
Content: Includes descriptive text, coat of arms with dedication dated 1715, and note in inset about an event of 1730.
Content: Prime meridian: London.
Citation/reference: Stevens & Tree. Comparative cartography, 55c
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Statement of responsibility: according to the newest and most exact observations by Herman Moll, geographer.
Date: Date issued: 1715 [i.e. 1731?].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 100 x 60 cm., folded to 64 x 28 cm.
NYPL copy has handwritten in ink on verso, in two places in upper right near fold: No. 8.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 49408717
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7dda0650-c52a-012f-dadd-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1731: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1731. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6231931b-4a17-dc8c-e040-e00a18061ef9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 12, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6231931b-4a17-dc8c-e040-e00a18061ef9

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1731). A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6231931b-4a17-dc8c-e040-e00a18061ef9

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A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America