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A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America : representing their rightful claim as confirm'd 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 / by a Society of Anti-Gallicans.

Image ID: 434123

A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America : representing their rightful claim as confirm'd by charte... (Dec[embe]r 1755)

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:  A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America : representing their rightful claim as confirm'd 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 / by a Society of Anti-Gallicans.

Creator

: Society of Anti-Gallicans -- Attributed name

Additional Name(s)

: Herbert, William, 1718-1795  -- Publisher
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 -- Publisher

Published Date

: Dec[embe]r 1755

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 39 x 49 cm. on sheet 47 x 82 cm.

Notes

: Maps in margin: A plan of the harbour and town of Louisbourg on the isle of Cape Briton -- A plan of Chebucto Harbour -- The Atlantic Ocean -- Fort Frederick built by the French at Crown or Scalp Point in the year 1731 -- A plan of Port Dauphin on the isle of Cape Briton -- A plan of the harbour of Annopolis Royal -- A plan of the town of Quebeck. Note 2.) "Longitude west from Ferro. Longitude west from London." Note 3.) "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament Dec[embe]r 1755 and sold by Wm. Herbert on London Bridge & Robt. Sayer over against Fetter Lane in Fleet Street." Note 4.) Includes notes. Note 5.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 473. Note 6.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 7.) Relief shown pictorially.

Standard Reference

: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 575

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. 97-6096 [LHS 473]

Digital ID

: 434123

Record ID

: 252988

Digital Item Published

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

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