Africa According to the best Authorities

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Description

Type of resource cartographic
Form map; unmediated; sheet
Extent 1 map ; 33.5 x 34 cm
Publication date 1811
Issuance monographic
Map data Scale in statute miles ; W 18°--E 51°/N 37°--S 35°

Creators/Contributors

Creator Carey, Mathew, 1760-1839

Subjects

Subject Africa > Maps
Genre Map
Genre Cartographic image
Genre Early maps.
Genre Maps

Bibliographic information

Note Appears in: Carey's general atlas ... Philadelphia : M. Carey, 1811. Pl. 22.
Note Map was issued in Carey's General Atlas and also in Gunthrie's Geography Improved. Geographically inaccurate, states fictitious tribal names and inaccurate naming of bays and rivers. Title across top: Engraved for Carey's American edition of Gunthrie's Geography Improved; Prime meridian through Philadelphia.
Note Outline color
Acquisition Dr. Oscar I. Norwich
Local note

David Rumsey Map Center copy 1: Norwich no. NOR
0130.

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Location https://purl.stanford.edu/bt968bt3036

Access conditions

Use and reproduction
Image from the Dr. Oscar I. Norwich collection of maps of Africa and its islands, 1486 - ca. 1865 courtesy Stanford University Libraries. This item is in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. If you have questions, please contact the David Rumsey Map Center at rumseymapcenter@stanford.edu.
Copyright
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License
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Collection

Dr. Oscar I. Norwich collection of maps of Africa and its islands, 1486 - ca. 1865

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