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A general map of North America : in which is express'd the several new roads, forts, engagements, & taken from actual surveys and observations made in the army employ'd there, from the year 1754, to 1761 / drawn by the late John Rocque, topographer to His Majesty

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A general map of North America : in which is express'd the several new roads, forts, engagements, & taken from actual su...  [Cartes generales de l'Amerique Septentrionale : en les quell...] ([1761?])

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Image Title

:  A general map of North America : in which is express'd the several new roads, forts, engagements, & taken from actual surveys and observations made in the army employ'd there, from the year 1754, to 1761 / drawn by the late John Rocque, topographer to His Majesty

Alternate Title

: Cartes generales de l'Amerique Septentrionale : en les quelles font exprimés les nouvelles routes, forts, battailles, &c. d'apés les observations qui ou eté faites depuis, l'an 1754, jusqua l'an 1761 / recuellies par feu Jean Rocque, topographe de sa sa Majesté brittanique, &c.

Creator

: Rocque, John, d. 1762  -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Dury, Andrew -- Publisher
Rocque, M. A. -- Publisher

Published Date

: [1761?]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. 87 x 90 cm., sheets 54 x 94 cm.

Notes

: Ford Collection. Note 2.) Ford Collection. Note 3.) Ford Collection. Note 4.) Ford Collection. Note 5.) Ford Collection. Note 6.) Includes historic and descriptive text. Note 7.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 8.) Prime meridian: London. Note 9.) Relief shown pictorially.

Standard Reference

: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 579; LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 88; LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 88

Source

: Maps of North America. / Whole

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5326

Digital ID

: 434911

Record ID

: 253543

Digital Item Published

: 10-1-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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