Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
Maps of Africa
Record:
Title:
Charte von Africa nach astronomischen Beobachtungen, auch alten und neuen Nachrichten, ingleichen den Charten von Sayer, Rennel, Arrowsmit ...
Title in Translation:
Map of Africa according to astronomical observations and information found on the maps of Sayer, Rennel and Arrowsmith.
Publication Place:
Nuremberg
Publisher:
Homann Erben (Firm)
Publication Date:
1797
Cartographer:
Gussefeld, F. L. (Franz Ludwig), 1744-1807
Height:
46 cm.
Width:
15.5 cm.
Scale:
Scale in German, French, English and Portuguese miles, nautical miles
Color:
Colored
Descriptive Notes:
Note states "accurate geographical knowledge of the interior will only be available after further exploration"; Prime meridian through Ferro Island.
Provenance:
Dr. Oscar I. Norwich
General Area:
Africa
Geographic Focus:
Africa
Period:
18th c.
Norwich Number:
112
Call Number:
NOR 0112
References:
Norwich (2nd ed.), ckey = 3871463
Page:
map 0112, p. 130
Program:
Jacobson Africana Program

Charte von Africa nach astronomischen Beobachtungen, auch alten und neuen Nachrichten, ing…