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A New map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the United States, and the several provinces, governments &ca which compose the British Dominions, / laid down according to the latest surveys  and corrected from the original materials, of Goverr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliamt, 1783.

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A New map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed ... (August 15th 1783)


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Image Title

:  A New map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the United States, and the several provinces, governments &ca which compose the British Dominions, / laid down according to the latest surveys and corrected from the original materials, of Goverr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliamt, 1783.

Creator

: Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805 -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) -- Bookseller

Published Date

: August 15th 1783

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 4 sheets : hand col. ; 100 x 117 cm., sheets 50 x 59 cm.

Notes

: Includes decorative cartouche. Note 2.) Includes decorative cartouche. Note 3.) Includes decorative cartouche. Note 4.) Includes decorative cartouche. Note 5.) Includes decorative cartouche. Note 6.) Insets: A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay -- The passage by land to California. Note 7.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 8.) Prime meridians: Ferro and London. Note 9.) Relief shown pictorially.

Standard Reference

: Wheat, C. I. Mapping Transmississippi West, I, no. 196

Source

: Maps of North America. / Whole

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5307

Digital ID

: 434904

Record ID

: 253536

Digital Item Published

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

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