A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America


A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America

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Title:
A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America : representing their rightful claim as confirmed by charters, and the formal surrender of their Indian friends; likewise the encroachments of the French, with the several forts they have unjustly erected therein
Publisher:
Herbert, William, 1718-1795
Publisher:
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794
Creator:
Society of Anti-Gallicans
Name on Item:
by a Society of Anti-Gallicans.
Date:
1755
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection
Collection (local):
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection
Subjects:
North America--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763--Maps--Early works to 1800
Canada--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763--Maps--Early works to 1800
United States--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763--Maps--Early works to 1800
Québec (Québec)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
CanadaQuebec (province)Québec
North America (area)
Publisher:
London : Wm. Herbert ... & Robt. Sayer
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Prime meridians: Ferro and London.
Maps in margin: Plan of the harbour and town of Louisbourg on the isle of Cape Briton -- Plan of Chebucto Harbor -- [Western hemisphere] -- Fort Frederick built by the French at Crown or Scalp Point in the year 1731 -- Plan of Port Dauphin on the isle of Cape Briton -- Plan of the harbour of Annopolis Royal -- Plan of the town of Quebeck.
First state, outlining British claims across North America.
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 40 x 50 cm., on sheet 46 x 85 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:7,200,000]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_008157
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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