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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.

Image ID: 464852

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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:  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 -- Compiler

Additional Name(s)

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

Published Date

: August 15th, 1783

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 100 x 116 cm., sheets 55 x 122 cm.

Notes

: Includes historical notes, text and decorative cartouche. Note 2.) Insets: A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay -- The passage by land to California, discover'd by Father Eusebius Francis Kino. Note 3.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 483. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) Prime meridians: Ferro and London. Note 6.) Relief shown pictorially.

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. 97-6106 [LHS 483]

Digital ID

: 464852

Record ID

: 292078

Digital Item Published

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

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