Plan de la ville de Montreal en Canada levé en l'annee 1713


Plan de la ville de Montreal en Canada levé en l'annee 1713

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Title:
Plan de la ville de Montreal en Canada levé en l'annee 1713
cartographer:
Catalogne, Gédéon de, 1662-1729
former owner:
Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797
former owner:
Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies
Name on Item:
Catalougne.
Date:
1713
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
British Library
Collection (local):
British Library Collection
Subjects:
Montréal (Québec)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places:
CanadaQuebec (province)Montreal
Publisher:
[Montreal] : Catalougne,
Notes (date):
9999
Notes:
Signed "Catalougne" at upper right.
Shows title at lower left with lettered key (a-o), which is then continued at upper right (p-ae). Key also makes reference to colours used in the map.
Shows "Echelle de 100 toises" at lower left.
Shows annotations in pencil relating to the number of houses.
Names streets and landowners.
Compare Add Ms 57,704.7. - by the same hand?
Compare Add Ms 57,706.2. for a copy of this map by "M. le Ch.er de Beaucours Ingenieur en Chef".
Copy at Add Ms 57,706.1. In a R.U.S.I. solander box numbered Vol LXX and LXXI. Comprises 2 sheets joined and laid on linen. Shows manuscript addition of "A 9" in pencil at lower right on both sheets. Shows manuscript addition of A 28/81 in pencil on both sheets. Two green circular labels to verso each show "26". Two white labels to verso each show "DRAWER 28 SECTION 1". Blue label to the verso shows "A 28/81 A". Stamp to verso in black ink shows "ADD. MS. 57,706 (1). Manuscript additions to verso repeat the pressmark "57706-1" and "A 28/49". Further pencil additions show "834c" and "2 in 1 sheet; fold once". Manuscript annotation in ink shows "Plan de la Ville de Montreal".
Extent:
1 map on 2 sheets : joined, laid on linen, manuscript pen and ink with watercolour, over pencil ; 48 x 133 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:1,400
Language:
French
Catalog Record:
http://searcharchives.bl.uk/IAMS_VU2:IAMS040-001999736
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