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A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina / according to the newest and most exact observations by Herman Moll, geographer.

Image ID: 1260189

A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfound... (1715 [i.e. 1731])

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:  A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina / according to the newest and most exact observations by Herman Moll, geographer.

Creator

: Moll, Herman, d. 1732  -- Geographer (not in Relator list)

Published Date

: 1715 [i.e. 1731]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 100 x 61 cm., sheets 53 x 64 cm. and 53 x 63 cm.

Notes

: Includes descriptive text. Note 2.) "To the honourable Walter Dowglass Esqr., constituted Captain General and Chief Governor of all ye Leeward Islands in America by her late Majesty Queen Anne in ye year 1711, this map is most humbly dedicated by your most humble servant Herman Moll, Geogr. 1715." Note 3.) Prime meridian: London. Note 4.) Outline color. Note 5.) Imprint date from Stevens & Tree's Comparative cartography, 55c. Note 6.) Insets: A view of ye industry of ye beavers of Canada ... the cataract of Niagara ... -- A draught of ye town and harbour of Charles-town -- A map of the principal part of North America -- A map of the improved part of Carolina with the settlements &c. -- ... South part of Carolina and the east part of Florida ... Note 7.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Note 8.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Standard Reference

: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 568; Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, 158, E

Source

: Maps of North America. / Parts

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5347

Digital ID

: 1260189

Record ID

: 612519

Digital Item Published

: 2-28-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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