Amerique Septentrionale : Acadie ou Nouvelle Ecosse aux anglois : Annapolis Royal


Amerique Septentrionale

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Title:
Amerique Septentrionale : Acadie ou Nouvelle Ecosse aux anglois : Annapolis Royal
Title (alt.):
Annapolis Royal
Description:
Details region centered on Annapolis Royal on the Annapolis River in Nova Scotia. Identifies rivers, anchorages, fortress, and individual buildings along the river valley.
Date:
1750
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Newberry Library
Collection (local):
Newberry Library Collection
Subjects:
Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
Annapolis Royal (N.S.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
CanadaNova Scotia (province)Annapolis Royal
Notes:
Probably compiled by French military engineers, but based on English sources: "Le tout tiré des plans anglois. 1750."
Drawn at consistent scale in two sections, the western above the eastern section.
Relief shown with soundings and shading.
Pen-and-ink and watercolor (green, yellow, red). Drawn on several pieces of paper pasted together as one sheet, sectioned into four panels and mounted on cloth.
Extent:
1 ms. map : hand col. ; on sheet 505 x 340 mm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:99,000]
Language:
French
Catalog Record:
http://www.biblioserver.com/newberry/index.php?m=search&id=&ftype=data&q=ayer%20ms%20map%20210
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