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Title
A new and accurate map of North Carolina in North America
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

North Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1779
Place: London
Publisher: Publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-644
Topics
North Carolina
North Carolina -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Source note: Problaby from: The Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure (October, 1779), vol. 65.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 27 x 36 cm
Description
Shows counties, towns, courthouses, "Dobbs Parish," churches, forts, rivers, swamps, shoals, and inlets along the coast. Relief shown by harchures. Prime meridian: London. Covers the area from Cape Hatteras to Rowen County.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 2013593295
RLIN/OCLC: 615591443
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21263945
Folder number: US184.1.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8e8049c0-3e4c-0135-a732-0ad163f87b67
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1779: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and accurate map of North Carolina in North America" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1779. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9e44cc40-3e4c-0135-f362-13b5543211e9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new and accurate map of North Carolina in North America" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9e44cc40-3e4c-0135-f362-13b5543211e9

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1779). A new and accurate map of North Carolina in North America Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9e44cc40-3e4c-0135-f362-13b5543211e9

Wikipedia Citation

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A new and accurate map of North Carolina in North America