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A map of the British and French dominions in North America : with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations / by their Lordships most obliged and very humble servant, Jno. Mitchell ; Tho. Kitchin, sculp.

Image ID: 434076

A map of the British and French dominions in North America : with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settle... ([1773])

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Image Title

:  A map of the British and French dominions in North America : with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations / by their Lordships most obliged and very humble servant, Jno. Mitchell ; Tho. Kitchin, sculp.

Creator

: Mitchell, John, 1711-1768  -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Kitchin, Thomas, d. 1784 -- Engraver
Jefferys and Faden, London -- Publisher

Published Date

: [1773]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 8 sheets ; 135 x 192 cm., sheets 77 x 56 cm., or smaller.

Notes

: "Longitude west from London." Note 2.) First impression of 3d ed. Note 3.) Includes decorative cartouche. Note 4.) Includes text and inset: A new map of Hudson's Bay and Labrador from the late surveys of those coasts. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 6.) Original imprint in lower margin: Published by the Author, Febry. 13th 1755, according to Act of Parliament. Note 7.) Relief shown pictorially.

Standard Reference

: Ristow, W.W. A la carte, p. 109; Stevens & Tree. Comparative cartography, 54d; LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 41

Source

: Maps of North America. / Parts

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5338 [Filed with North America, 1755, as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]

Digital ID

: 434076

Record ID

: 252929

Digital Item Published

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

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