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A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c.

Image ID: 434079

A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c. ([1719?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c.

Creator

: Wells, Edward, 1667-1727  -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: University of Oxford -- Engraver
Burghers, M. -- Cartographer

Published Date

: [1719?]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 36 x 48 cm.

Notes

: Shows California as an island. Note 2.) Appears in Edward Wells' New sett of maps both of ancient and present geography. London, [1719?], no. 39. Note 3.) Map Div. 01-5345: Ford Collection. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 6.) Dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Glocester."

Source

: Maps of North America. / Whole

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5345 [Filed with North America, [1710?], as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]

Digital ID

: 434079

Record ID

: 252932

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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