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A general map of the northern British colonies in America : which comprehends the province of Quebec, the government of Newfoundland, Nova-Scotia, New-England and New-York / from the maps published by the Admiralty and Board of Trade, regulated by the astronomic and trigonometric observations of Major Holland, and corrected from Governor Pownall's late map 1776.

Image ID: 434913

A general map of the northern British colonies in America : which comprehends the province of Quebec, the government of ... (14th August 1776)

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Image Title

:  A general map of the northern British colonies in America : which comprehends the province of Quebec, the government of Newfoundland, Nova-Scotia, New-England and New-York / from the maps published by the Admiralty and Board of Trade, regulated by the astronomic and trigonometric observations of Major Holland, and corrected from Governor Pownall's late map 1776.

Creator

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

Additional Name(s)

: Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805 -- Cartographer

Published Date

: 14th August 1776

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 47 x 66 cm.

Notes

: "As the Act directs." Note 2.) From the author's The American military pocket atlas [1776], Plate IV. Note 3.) Includes note. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) Prime meridian: London. Note 6.) Relief shown pictorially.

Standard Reference

: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 586

Source

: Maps of North America. / Parts

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5333

Digital ID

: 434913

Record ID

: 253545

Digital Item Published

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

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