A map of Cabotia: comprehending the provinces of Upper and Lower Canada, New-Brunswick and Nova-Scotia with Breton Island, Newfoundland & c. and including also the adjacent parts of the United States, compiled from a great variety of original documents

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Title
A map of Cabotia: comprehending the provinces of Upper and Lower Canada, New-Brunswick and Nova-Scotia with Breton Island, Newfoundland & c. and including also the adjacent parts of the United States, compiled from a great variety of original documents
Names
Purdy, John, 1773-1843 (Cartographer)
Hall, Henry Bryan, 1808-1884 (Engraver)
Ryall, Henry Thomas, 1811-1867 (Engraver)
Laurie & Whittle (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1814
Place: London
Publisher: Laurie & Whittle
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5037
Topics
United States
Maine
New Hampshire
Vermont
Massachusetts
Rhode Island
New York (State)
Pennsylvania
Connecticut
Ohio
Michigan
Great Lakes (North America)
Canada
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Newfoundland and Labrador
Québec (Québec)
Saint Lawrence River
Ontario
Prince Edward Island
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by John Purdy.
Content: Relief shown by hachures and depths shown by soundings.
Content: Map borders Include "longitude west of Greenwich."
Content: Ancillary maps: The province of Nova-Scotia with part of New-Brunswick &c. on an enlarged scale, principally from surveys made by his majesty's offices and surveyors (approximately 1:1,000,000); [Island of Newfoundland] (approximately 1:1,500,000)
Content: Insets: General sketch of the Grand Lakes & c. (approximately 1:8,000,000); Environs of Quebec; The banks of the river St. Lawrence from the isle of Orleans to lake St. Francis on an enlarged scale (approximately 1:600,000); Frontier of Niagara & c. (approximately 1:900,000); Environs of St. John's Newfoundland (approximately 1:32,500); Continuation of Hudson's River to New-York (approximately 1:500,000); Harbor of St. John, New Brunswick (approximately 1:115,000); Harbor of Halifax (approximately 1:175,000)
Statement of responsibility: "Published 12th October, 1814, by Jas. Whittle and Richd. Holmes Laurie no.53, Fleet Street, London."
Statement of responsibility: "Engraved by Thomson & Hall, 14 Bur Str. Bloomsby."
Content: Scale approximately 1:1,500,000 (W 87°30ʹ00ʺ--W 51°17ʹ00ʺ/N 51°46ʹ00ʺ--N 40°37ʹ00ʺ)
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 125 x 158 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 40664661
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20643844
Other local Identifier: NA015.2.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 88defdf0-2356-0133-b087-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1773: Creator Born
  • 1814: Issued
  • 1843: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of Cabotia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1814. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a9d6bc40-2357-0133-af56-58d385a7b928

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of Cabotia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a9d6bc40-2357-0133-af56-58d385a7b928

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1814). A map of Cabotia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a9d6bc40-2357-0133-af56-58d385a7b928

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A map of Cabotia