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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, from the capes to Philadelphia / taken from the original chart published at Philadelphia by Joshua Fisher ; W. Haydon, sculpt.

Image ID: 489833

A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, ... (30th November 1776)

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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, from the capes to Philadelphia / taken from the original chart published at Philadelphia by Joshua Fisher ; W. Haydon, sculpt.

Creator

: Fisher, Joshua, 1707-1783  -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Haydon, William -- Engraver
Dury, Andrew -- Publisher

Published Date

: 30th November 1776

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 46 x 70 cm.

Notes

: "According to Act of Parliament." Note 2.) Depths shown by soundings. Note 3.) Includes list of subscribers and "Tide table." Note 4.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 602. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 6.) Oriented with north to the right. Note 7.) Shows ship channels.

Standard Reference

: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1359

Source

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

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 02-294

Digital ID

: 489833

Record ID

: 337850

Digital Item Published

: 9-21-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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