New Map of Carolina, 1687

Map Collection #MC0024

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: New Map of Carolina
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    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Map (1688 / ca. 1693) of North and South Carolina, by Robert Morden, extending from Caratuck and Albemarle County, North Carolina to May River, South Carolina (31- 36. North Latitude; 287- 303 West Longitude) probably excised from The Present State Of His Majesties Isles . . . In America, by Richard Blome, (London, 1687), p. 589. 4-7/8 x 5 x .125 inches. Figure 8 watermark on verso at right center. Hand colored, ca. 19th century.
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  • Description
     

    Page number "589" at top right corner of map. "Figure 8" watermark on verso at right center. Vivid hand coloring in gold, green, yellow and red dates from the 19th century. Two paragraphs under the map provide early history of the colony. Purchased from Richard B. Arkway (8/6/2002); Appraised by Lynn Roundtree (Armadillo Books, 8/31/2002)

    Two paragraphs under the map provide early history of the colonies. Purchased from Richard B. Arkway (8/6/2002); Appraised by Lynn Roundtree (Armadillo Books, 8/31/2002)

  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    September 6, 2002, 1 item, 0.0001 cubic feet; A New Map of Carolina, by Robert Morden (1688 / 1693) of the Carolinas, extending from "Caratuck" and Albemarle County, North Carolina to May River, South Carolina (31- 36. North Latitude; 287- 303West Longitude) probably excised from The Present State Of His Majesties Isles... In America, by Richard Blome, (London, 1687). 4-7/8" x 5" x .125". Donor: Langford Endowment Fund.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Langford Endowment Fund

    Access Restrictions

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    Preferred Citation

    New Map of Carolina (#MC0024), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

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