Format Maps
Contributors Heather, William
Dates 1797
Location France
Genoa
Gulf of Izmir
Gulf Of.
Italy
Izmir
Livorno Region
Marseille Region
Mediterranean Sea
Turkey
Language English
Subjects Early Works to 1800
France
Genoa
Harbors
Italy
Izmir, Gulf Of
Izmir, Gulf of (Turkey)
Livorno Region
Livorno Region (Italy)
Maps
Marseille Region
Marseille Region (France)
Mediterranean Sea
Turkey
Title
A new chart of the Mediterranean Sea /
Contributor Names
Heather, William, 1764-1812.
Created / Published
London : W. Heather & Co., 1797.
Subject Headings
-  Mediterranean Sea--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Marseille Region (France)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Harbors--Italy--Genoa--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Livorno Region (Italy)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Izmir, Gulf of (Turkey)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Mediterranean Sea
-  France--Marseille Region
-  Italy--Genoa
-  Italy--Livorno Region
-  Turkey--Izmir, Gulf of
Notes
-  Depths shown by soundings in selected areas.
-  Statement of dedication: To the Right Honorable Horatio Baron Nelson of the Nile and of Burnham Thorpe in Norfolk, Rear Admiral of the Blue, and Knight of the Military Order of the Garter, this chart is most repectfully dedicated by his grateful much obliged humble servant, William Heather.
-  "Published as the Act directs, July 12th 1797, by W. Heather & Co. at the Navigation Warehouse, No. 157 Leadenhall Street, London."
-  Originally printed on 3 sheets (later conjoined, still later quartered and mounted on cloth backing to enable folding).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes notes, 7 landscape panoramas, and 11 compass stars.
-  Inset charts: The Gulf of Marseilles / by Henry Michelott -- The port of Genoa / by Captain Dupré -- The harbor of Leghorn / by William Heather -- The Gulf of Smyrna / by Henry Michod.
Medium
1 map : cloth backing ; 76 x 189 cm., folded to 82 x 49 cm.
Call Number
G5672.M4P5 1797 .H4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g5672m ct003682 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g5672m.ct003682
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2012593220
http://lccn.loc.gov/2012593220


Rights & Access

The maps in the Map Collections materials were either published prior to 1922, produced by the United States government, or both (see catalogue records that accompany each map for information regarding date of publication and source). The Library of Congress is providing access to these materials for educational and research purposes and is not aware of any U.S. copyright protection (see Title 17 of the United States Code) or any other restrictions in the Map Collection materials.

Note that the written permission of the copyright owners and/or other rights holders (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

Rights assessment is your responsibility.

More about Copyright and other Restrictions

For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources.