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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 &c. &c. / faithfully coppied [sic] from that published at Philadelphia by Joshua Fisher, together with the tide table from the Capes to Philadelphia, and the set of the tide on the several quarters of the flood and ebb.

Image ID: 433943

A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, ... (20th Feby. 1788)

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Image Title

:  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 &c. &c. / faithfully coppied [sic] from that published at Philadelphia by Joshua Fisher, together with the tide table from the Capes to Philadelphia, and the set of the tide on the several quarters of the flood and ebb.

Additional Name(s)

: Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 -- Printer
Fisher, Joshua, 1707-1783  -- Publisher

Published Date

: 20th Feby. 1788

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 47 x 68 cm.

Notes

: Depths shown by soundings. Note 2.) Includes tide-table and list of pilots and masters of vessels who have recommended the map. Note 3.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 603. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) NYPL copy has ms. note on verso: 10. Note 6.) Oriented with north to right. Note 7.) Shows Cape Henlopen as Cape James, to the north of "C. Hinlopen." Note 8.) Shows various ship channels from the mouth of Delaware Bay to Philadelphia, Pa.

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. 00-498 [LHS 603]

Digital ID

: 433943

Record ID

: 253114

Digital Item Published

: 5-11-2006; updated 3-25-2011

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