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North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville : improved with the back settlements of Virginia and course of Ohio : illustrated with geographical and historical remarks.

Image ID: 434133

North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville : improved with the back settlements of Virginia and course of Ohio : ill... (May 1755)

Image Details

Image Title

:  North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville : improved with the back settlements of Virginia and course of Ohio : illustrated with geographical and historical remarks.

Creator

: Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771 -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782  -- Author

Published Date

: May 1755

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 45 x 50 cm.

Notes

: "Published according to Act by Tho[ma]s Jefferys, geographer to His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, near Charing Cross." Note 2.) Covers the east coast from Labrador to northern Florida, and the interior as far west as the Mississippi Valley. Note 3.) Includes decorative cartouche and texts: French incroachments -- English title to their settlements on the continent. Note 4.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 511. Note 5.) NYPL copy in Map Div. 01-5174: Bancroft Collection. Note 6.) Prime meridians: Ferro and London. Note 7.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 8.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Standard Reference

: NUC pre-1956, NJ0073615; Phillips. Maps of America, p. 576; LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1237

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. 97-6123 [LHS 511]

Digital ID

: 434133

Record ID

: 252998

Digital Item Published

: 2-26-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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