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A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full & 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 ; engraved by William Faden, Charing Cross.

Image ID: 434492

A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full & exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, sh... (March 12, 1776)

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Image Title

:  A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full & 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 ; engraved by William Faden, Charing Cross.

Creator

: Faden, William, 1750?-1836 -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Fisher, Joshua, 1707-1783  -- Author

Published Date

: March 12, 1776

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 48 x 68 cm.

Notes

: "... according to Act of Parliament." Note 2.) Appears in William Faden's North American atlas. Note 3.) Depths shown by soundings. Note 4.) Includes text and "Tide table." Note 5.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 601. Note 6.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 7.) Oriented with north to the right.

Standard Reference

: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1355; Phillips. Maps of America, p. 262

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. 97-6367 [LHS 601]

Digital ID

: 434492

Record ID

: 253112

Digital Item Published

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

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