Nouveau plan du Lac ontario depuis Le fort frontenac jusquà Chouayguin, avec les isles Et Bancs qui y Sont


Nouveau plan du Lac ontario depuis Le fort frontenac jusquà Chouayguin, avec les isles Et Bancs qui y Sont

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Title:
Nouveau plan du Lac ontario depuis Le fort frontenac jusquà Chouayguin, avec les isles Et Bancs qui y Sont
Description:
Map of Lake Ontario from Fort Frontenac to "Chouayguin" (Fort Chouaguen, later Fort Oswego).
Cartographer:
Laforce, René-Hippolyte, 1728-1802
Former owner:
Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797
Former owner:
Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies
Name on Item:
Letout reconnu Et tirée par hypolitte Laforce En 1757.
Date:
1757
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
British Library
Collection (local):
British Library Collection
Subjects:
Ontario, Lake (N.Y. and Ont.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places:
Ontario, Lake
Publisher:
[Quebec?] : Letout reconnu Et tirée par hypolitte Laforce,
Notes (date):
9999
Notes:
Place of publication from Add Ms 57,707.10.
Sounding depths are given.
Oriented with north to the lower left of the map, indicated by a decorative compass arrow.
Shows title, including cartographer's name and date, at lower centre.
Names "Fort Frontenac" on the map.
Copy at Add Ms 57,707.9. Bound in R.U.S.I. Vol LXXII. Shows manuscript addition of "9" in pencil at upper right. Shows "A 27/29" in pencil at upper left and "A 66" at lower left. Laid on archival tissue. Green circular label to verso showing "10". White label to verso showing "DRAWER 27 SECTION 3". Blue label to verso shows "A 27/29".
Extent:
1 map : manuscript pen and ink with watercolour ; 43 x 39 cm
Scale:
Scale not given
Language:
French
Catalog Record:
http://searcharchives.bl.uk/IAMS_VU2:IAMS040-001999737
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