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To the members of the Nautical Institution and Ship-masters' Society of the city of New York, this chart, extending from lat. 40⁰15ʹ N., long. 72⁰15ʹ W., to lat. 22⁰35ʹ N., long. 80⁰25ʹ W., is respectfully dedicated

Title
To the members of the Nautical Institution and Ship-masters' Society of the city of New York, this chart, extending from lat. 40⁰15ʹ N., long. 72⁰15ʹ W., to lat. 22⁰35ʹ N., long. 80⁰25ʹ W., is respectfully dedicated / by their obedient servant Edmund M. Blunt ; plans engraved by Hooker, N. York.
Author
Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March), 1770-1862.
Publication
New York : Published for & sold by Wm. Hooker, 202 Water Street, 1824.

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CartographicUse in library Map Div. 97-6022Schwarzman Building M2 - Map Division Desk Room 117
CartographicUse in library Map Div. 00-364Schwarzman Building M2 - Map Division Desk Room 117

Details

Additional Authors
Hooker, William, 1782-1856.
Description
1 map : hand col.; 113 x 264 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
  • Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 251.
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Subjects
Note
  • Depths shown by soundings.
  • Covers Atlantic Coast of U.S. from New York to Florida, northern part of Cuba and the Bahamas.
  • Oriented with north to the upper right.
  • Consists of 7 sheets pasted together to form L-shaped chart, with lower extension of L covering Bahamas.
  • Annotated with color to show lighthouses.
  • Backed with blue paper and edged with cloth.
  • Includes notes, 13 insets, and 11 views.
Call Number
Map Div. 97-6022
OCLC
45193656
Author
Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March), 1770-1862.
Title
To the members of the Nautical Institution and Ship-masters' Society of the city of New York, this chart, extending from lat. 40⁰15ʹ N., long. 72⁰15ʹ W., to lat. 22⁰35ʹ N., long. 80⁰25ʹ W., is respectfully dedicated / by their obedient servant Edmund M. Blunt ; plans engraved by Hooker, N. York.
Imprint
New York : Published for & sold by Wm. Hooker, 202 Water Street, 1824.
Edition
New edition, corrected and improved by surveys taken ... in 1820 ... Additions from a survey in 1822.
Cartographic Data
Scale [ca. 1:725,000] (W 85⁰00ʹ--W 72⁰15ʹ/N 40⁰45ʹ--N 22⁰15ʹ).
Local Note
NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6022 imperfect: lacking pieces in northeasternmost corner; repaired with plain paper.
NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6022 has ink stains and ms. note in ink in area of Bahamas, and ms. note in ink on verso: Coast of U. States & Bahamas Banks, [D.?] S[tud?]e.
NYPL copy in Map Div. 00-364 uncolored.
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Added Author
Hooker, William, 1782-1856.
Added Title
Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 251.
National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Research Call Number
Map Div. 97-6022 [LHS 251, rolled]
Map Div. 00-364 [oversize]
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