Maps [Franklin-Folger chart of the Gulf Stream].
About this Item
- [Franklin-Folger chart of the Gulf Stream].
- Contributor Names
- Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
- Folger, Timothy.
- Wright, Edward, 1558?-1615.
- Halley, Edmond, 1656-1742.
- Moll, Herman, -1732.
- Jno. Mount and Tho. Page.
- Created / Published
- London : Sold by Jno. Mount and Tho. Page, [ca. 1768]
- Subject Headings
- - Gulf Stream--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Atlantic Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - World maps--Early works to 1800
- - Gulf Stream
- - Atlantic Ocean
- - Earth
- - Shows the Gulf Stream.
- - Publication authorized by Benjamin Franklin and Timothy Folger.
- - Gulf Stream information overprinted on: A new and exact chart of Mr. E. Wrights projection, rut. Mercators chart, con. ye sea coast of Europe, Africa & America, from ye Isles of Orkney to Cape Bona Esperance & Hudsons Bay to ye straits of Magellan, according to ye observations of Capt. E. Halley, fellow of ye R.S. / to the Rt. Honble., ye Principle Officers & Commissioners of His Majesties Navy ; this chart is most humbly dedicated and presented by their most obedient faithfull servants John Mount & Th. Page ; H. Moll fecit.
- - Includes text and inset of "The sea coast from Rio de la Plata to Terra del Fuego &c."
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - LC copy has 3 red, black, and blue stamps below base map title.
- - Acquisitions control no.: 14-88.
- - Vault
- 1 map ; 87 x 97 cm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- G9112.G8 1768 .F7
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Library of Congress Online Catalog
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
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Franklin, Benjamin, Timothy Folger, Edward Wright, Edmond Halley, Herman Moll, and Jno. Mount And Tho. Page. [Franklin-Folger chart of the Gulf Stream]. [London: Sold by Jno. Mount and Tho. Page, ca, 1768] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88696412/. (Accessed July 24, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Franklin, B., Folger, T., Wright, E., Halley, E., Moll, H. & Jno. Mount And Tho. Page. (1768) [Franklin-Folger chart of the Gulf Stream]. [London: Sold by Jno. Mount and Tho. Page, ca] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88696412/.
MLA citation style:
Franklin, Benjamin, et al. [Franklin-Folger chart of the Gulf Stream]. [London: Sold by Jno. Mount and Tho. Page, ca, 1768] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/88696412/>.