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    <mods:namePart>George, III, King of Great Britain</mods:namePart>
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  <mods:note>A date of about 1756 is attributed to this map as it does not show any construction on Rogers Island, where building took place in 1757 and 1758 - http://www.rogersisland.org/programs/HISTORY%20OF%20FORT%20EDWARD%20AND%20ROGERS%20ISLAND.pdf (viewed 2014).</mods:note>
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  <mods:note>With a scale of "1000 Feet 400 to an Inch" beneath the title.</mods:note>
  <mods:note>With a compass orienting north to the top of the map.</mods:note>
  <mods:note>Titled "A drawn Plan of the Environs of Fort Edward" in the Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829.</mods:note>
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      <mods:scale>Scale approximately 1:4,800</mods:scale>
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