Map A chart of the harbour of Halifax, in Nova Scotia; with Jebucto Bay and Cape Sambrô, also the islands, ledges of rocks, shoals & soundings.

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Title
A chart of the harbour of Halifax, in Nova Scotia; with Jebucto Bay and Cape Sambrô, also the islands, ledges of rocks, shoals & soundings.
Contributor Names
Morris, Charles (Surveyor)
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771.
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794.
Created / Published
London, Printed for & sold by Robert Sayer, 1788.
Subject Headings
-  Harbors--Nova Scotia--Halifax--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Nautical charts--Nova Scotia--Halifax--Early works to 1800
-  Canada--Nova Scotia--Halifax
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:62,000.
-  Oriented with north to the right.
-  Depths shown by soundings.
-  "Published by command of the Right Honourable the Lords of Trade & Plantations, for the benefit of the trade and navigation of Great Britain and its colonies."
-  "IX."
-  Includes inscription to "George Dunk, Earl of Halifax" and navigational text.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 700/1; 700/2
Medium
map 40 x 61 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3424.H2P55 1788 .M6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3424h.ct008157
Library of Congress Control Number
73696467
Online Format
image
Description
Scale ca. 1:62,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. "Published by command of the Right Honourable the Lords of Trade & Plantations, for the benefit of the trade and navigation of Great Britain and its colonies." "IX." Includes inscription to "George Dunk, Earl of Halifax" and navigational text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 700/1; 700/2
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https://lccn.loc.gov/73696467
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Chicago citation style:

Morris, Charles, Thomas Jefferys, and Robert Sayer. A chart of the harbour of Halifax, in Nova Scotia; with Jebucto Bay and Cape Sambrô, also the islands, ledges of rocks, shoals & soundings. London, Printed for & sold by Robert Sayer, 1778. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/73696467/.

APA citation style:

Morris, C., Jefferys, T. & Sayer, R. (1778) A chart of the harbour of Halifax, in Nova Scotia; with Jebucto Bay and Cape Sambrô, also the islands, ledges of rocks, shoals & soundings. London, Printed for & sold by Robert Sayer. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/73696467/.

MLA citation style:

Morris, Charles, Thomas Jefferys, and Robert Sayer. A chart of the harbour of Halifax, in Nova Scotia; with Jebucto Bay and Cape Sambrô, also the islands, ledges of rocks, shoals & soundings. London, Printed for & sold by Robert Sayer, 1778. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/73696467/>.