A map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto


Item Information

Title:
A map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto
Cartographer:
Popple, Henry, -1743
Name on Item:
by Henry Popple
Date:
[1733]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Central America--Maps--Early works to 1800
West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
North America (area)
Central America (area)
West Indies
Publisher:
London : W.H. Toms & R.W. Seale
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
"C. Lempriere inv. & del., B. Baron sculp."
Accompanied by index map showing the whole assembled map.
Boston Public Library copy contains manuscript notation on Carolinas/Florida sheet: "Virginia - We know very well it hath often been said by the Virginians, that the great king of England, and the people of that colony, conquered the Indians who lived there, but it is not true. We will allow they have conquered the Sachdagughroonaw, and drove back the Tuscarroraws, and that they have, on that account, a Right to some Part of Virginia; but as to waht lies beyond the mountains, we conquered the nations residing there, and that Land, if the Virginians ever get a good Right to it, it must be by us...Speech of Tachanoontia, a chief of the six nations, at Lancaster in 1744, see Colden Histy. p 112."
Extent:
1 map on 20 sheets ; 232 x 237 cm, on sheets 49 x 68 cm or smaller, in portfolio 53 cm + index map (49 x 48 cm)
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:2,900,000
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_004569
06_01_005345 to 06_01_005364
Call #:
G3290 .P6 1733
Barcode:
39999059006807
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