Carte d'un partie de l'Amerique Septentrionale : ou est tracée notre route d'Halifax à New York, par Quebec, Montreal, le Lac Champlain et la Riviere du Nord: en 1793


Carte d'un partie de l'Amerique Septentrionale

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Title:
Carte d'un partie de l'Amerique Septentrionale : ou est tracée notre route d'Halifax à New York, par Quebec, Montreal, le Lac Champlain et la Riviere du Nord: en 1793
Description:
Unsigned manuscript map of North America showing region bounded by Lake Ontario, the Saint Lawrence River and Gulf, western Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and the Atlantic coast south to Delaware Bay. Tracks the route of an unidentified ship from Halifax north and west through the Saint Lawrence River to the Richelieu River, then south to Lake Champlain, the Hudson River, and New York City. Points along ship's route marked in red ink and variously dated October 15-28, 1793.
Date:
1793
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Newberry Library
Collection (local):
Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Map Collection
Subjects:
Nautical charts--North America--Early works to 1800
Coasts--North America--Early works to 1800
Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Québec (Québec)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Montréal (Québec)--Maps--Early works to 1800
New York (N.Y.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
CanadaQuebec (province)Montreal
CanadaQuebec (province)Québec
North America (area)
New YorkNew York
Notes:
Limited relief shown pictorially.
Pen-and-ink and watercolor (green, blue, brown, red, yellow); sectioned, mounted on cloth.
Extent:
1 ms. map : hand col.; 427 x 544 mm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:3,250,000]
Language:
French
Table of Contents:
Inset maps (243 x 161 mm. and smaller): La Ville de Quebec
Plan du Montreal ou Villemarie
La Ville de New York.
Catalog Record:
http://www.biblioserver.com/newberry/index.php?m=search&id=&ftype=data&q=Ayer%20MS%20map%20250%20(NLO)
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