Partie de la Novvelle Angleterre contenant les villes, les bourgs, et le commerce des habitans


Partie de la Novvelle Angleterre contenant les villes, les bourgs, et le commerce des habitans

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Title:
Partie de la Novvelle Angleterre contenant les villes, les bourgs, et le commerce des habitans
Title (alt.):
Partie de la Nouvelle Angleterre contenant les villes, les bourgs, et le commerce des habitans
Description:
Bounded by the Hudson River valley from Albany south to Staten Island and Long Island, and from Albany east to the New Hampshire coast. Keyed to references 1-59 in side margins, some related to local defenses and early 18th century French raids on English settlements in the region, including the August 1708 raid on Haverhill, Massachusetts, led by officers Jean-Baptiste Hertel de Rouville and Jean-Baptiste de Saint-Ours Deschaillons; see the Dictionary of Canadian Biography.
Date:
[1720]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Newberry Library
Collection (local):
Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Map Collection
Subjects:
Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
New England--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
New England (area)
Notes:
Sheet 88 of 115 (i.e. 117; includes sheets 71A and 106A) numbered leaves in the Cartes Marines Manuscript Map Collection, detailing French colonial interests worldwide, ca. 1640-ca. 1726.
Oriented with north at right.
Relief shown pictorially.
Pen-and-ink and watercolor (green, brown, red, yellow); mounted on cloth.
Derived from unsigned woodcut by John Foster: A Map of New-England, being the first that ever was here cut ... . Issued in William Hubbard, A Narrative of the troubles with the Indians (Boston : Printed by John Foster, 1677). See also Woodward, David. "The Foster woodcut map controversy: a further examination of the evidence" in Imago Mundi 21 (1967): 51-61
Extent:
1 ms. map : hand col. ; 503 x 512 mm., on sheet 562 x 1,203 mm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:933,000]
Language:
French
Catalog Record:
http://www.biblioserver.com/newberry/index.php?m=search&id=&ftype=data&q=Ayer%20MS%20map%2030%20sheet%2088%20(NLO)
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