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The United States of North America, with the British & Spanish territories according to the Treaty of 1784 / engrav'd by Wm. Faden, 1785.

Image ID: 434122

The United States of North America, with the British & Spanish territories according to the Treaty of 1784 / engrav'd by... (1785)

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Image Title

:  The United States of North America, with the British & Spanish territories according to the Treaty of 1784 / engrav'd by Wm. Faden, 1785.

Creator

: Faden, William, 1750?-1836 -- Geographer (not in Relator list)

Published Date

: 1785

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 52 x 81 cm.

Notes

: "Published as the Act directs, Feby. 11, 1785 by Willm. Faden, Geographer to the King, Chairing [sic] Cross." Note 2.) For a description of the various issues see Stevens and Tree, "Comparative Cartography," Map Collectors' Circle, no. 39 (1967). Note 3.) Includes decorative cartouche, text, historical notes and a color key. Note 4.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 471. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 6.) Prime meridian: London. Note 7.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 8.) Shows numerous boundary changes and Indian settlements.

Standard Reference

: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 733; Phillips. Maps of America, p. 865

Source

: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases / Charts and maps

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-6094 [LHS 471]

Digital ID

: 434122

Record ID

: 252987

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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