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A new chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor / by Wm. Heather, 1809 ; Stephenson, engraver.
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A new chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor / by Wm. Heather, 1809 ; Stephenson, engraver. (Novr. 1st, 1809)

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Image Title

:  A new chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor / by Wm. Heather, 1809 ; Stephenson, engraver.

Creator(s)

: Stephenson, J., engraver -- Engraver
Heather, William -- Cartographer

Published Date

: Novr. 1st, 1809

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 75 x 208 cm.

Notes

: Annotated with yellow and red color to show lighthouses. Note 2.) Backed with blue paper. Note 3.) Includes notes and 7 panoramic views of sections of the coastline. Note 4.) Insets: The harbor of New York -- The harbor of Boston -- The harbor of Halifax. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 6.) NYPL copy has ms. notes in ink on verso: Chart of the coast of America from Philadelphia to Halifax Harbor. 63. Note 7.) Oriented with north toward the upper right. Note 8.) Relief shown pictorially and with hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Note 9.) "Longitude west from London."

Source

: Maps of North America. / Whole

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5243 [Filed with North America]

Digital ID

: 434046

Record ID

: 252899

Digital Item Published

: 10-1-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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