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A new and correct map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the last treaty of peace, concluded at Paris, 10th Feby. 1763 ; wherein are particularly distinguished, the several provinces and colonies, which compose the British Empire / laid down according to the latest surveys, and corrected from the original materials, of Goverr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliamt.

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A new and correct map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the last treaty of peace, conc... (10th Jany. 1777)


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:  A new and correct map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the last treaty of peace, concluded at Paris, 10th Feby. 1763 ; wherein are particularly distinguished, the several provinces and colonies, which compose the British Empire / laid down according to the latest surveys, and corrected from the original materials, of Goverr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliamt.

Creator

: Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805 -- Attributed name

Additional Name(s)

: Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 -- Publisher

Published Date

: 10th Jany. 1777

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 4 sheets : hand col. ; 99 x 114 cm., sheets 57 x 62 cm. or smaller.

Notes

: "In the Act Directs." Note 2.) Ford Collection. Note 3.) Includes decorative cartouche, historical notes, and articles 4-7, 9, 17, 18, and 20 of the "definitive treaty." Note 4.) Insets: A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay -- The passage by land to California. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 6.) Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Note 7.) Relief shown pictorially.

Standard Reference

: Stevens and Tree. Comparative cartography, 49e

Source

: Maps of North America. / Whole

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-5337

Digital ID

: 434914

Record ID

: 253546

Digital Item Published

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

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