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A new chart of America with the harbors of New York, Boston, &c / drawn from the latest authorities by W. Heather, 1799 ; Stephenson sculp.

Image ID: 434394

A new chart of America with the harbors of New York, Boston, &c / drawn from the latest authorities by W. Heather, 1799 ... (June 1st 1799)

Image Details

Image Title

:  A new chart of America with the harbors of New York, Boston, &c / drawn from the latest authorities by W. Heather, 1799 ; Stephenson sculp.

Creator(s)

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

Additional Name(s)

: Norie, J. W. (John William), 1772-1843  -- Cartographer
Heather and Williams -- Publisher

Published Date

: June 1st 1799

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 62 x 154 cm.

Notes

: "Published as the Act directs, June 1st 1799, by Heather and Williams, at the Navigation Warehouse, No. 157, Leadenhall Street." Note 2.) Depths shown by soundings. Relief in selected areas shown pictorially. Note 3.) Described in: Faupel's Americana 89 [dealer's catalog], no. 180. Note 4.) In lower left margin: Drawn by J. Norie, teacher of navigation, Leadenhall Street, London. Note 5.) Includes notes. Note 6.) Insets: New York -- Delaware Bay -- Boston Bay. Note 7.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 547. Note 8.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 9.) Nautical chart of the east coast of the U.S. from Maine to Virginia. Note 10.) NYPL copy stamped in upper right corner of verso: 54. Note 11.) Oriented with north toward the upper right. Note 12.) Originally printed on 2 sheets which have been assembled to form a single long sheet.

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. 97-6150 [LHS 547]

Digital ID

: 434394

Record ID

: 253010

Digital Item Published

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

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