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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Carleton, Osgood; Norman, William
Date:
1789
Short Title:
A new general chart of the West Indies.
Publisher:
William Norman
Boston
Type:
Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
70
Obj Width cm:
101
Scale 1:
4,500,000
Note:
Depths shown by soundings. Includes rhumb lines, shoals, etc. Map is without color. Prime meridians: London and Ferro. Appears in John William's The American Pilot, 1792 and William Norman's The American Pilot, 1798.
Reference:
LC Maps of North America 1750-1789, 1746; Phillips Maps of America, p. 1059; Phillips, 1217; Guthorn United States coastal charts 1783-1861, p. 7-8;
World Area:
West Indies
Region:
Caribbean Area
Full Title:
A new general chart of the West Indies from the latest marine journals and surveys. Regulated and ascertained by astrological observations. I the subscriber do certify that I have carefully examined this chart copied from a London publication agreeable to Act of Parliament and find it a true and accurate copy of the original. Osgood Carleton. Teacher of Navigation and other Branches of the Mathematics. Boston, Decr. 28, 1789. Printed & Sold by W. Norman N. 13 Newbury Str.
List No:
5360.000
Series No:
1
Publication Author:
Carleton, Osgood; Norman, William
Pub Date:
1789
Pub Title:
A new general chart of the West Indies from the latest marine journals and surveys. Regulated and ascertained by astrological observations. I the subscriber do certify that I have carefully examined this chart copied from a London publication agreeable to Act of Parliament and find it a true and accurate copy of the original. Osgood Carleton. Teacher of Navigation and other Branches of the Mathematics. Boston, Decr. 28, 1789. Printed & Sold by W. Norman N. 13 Newbury Str.
Pub Reference:
LC Maps of North America 1750-1789, 1746; Phillips Maps of America, p. 1059; Phillips, 1217; Guthorn United States coastal charts 1783-1861, p. 7-8;
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
5360.000
Pub Type:
Chart Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
70
Pub Width cm:
101
Image No:
5360000
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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A new general chart of the West Indies from the latest marine journals and surveys. …