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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 the 20th of Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the thirteen provinces wich [sic] compose the United States of North America / engraved and published by Mathew Albert and George Frederick Lotter.

Image ID: 489849

A new and correct map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the last Treaty of Peace, conc... (1784)

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Image Title

:  A new and correct map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the last Treaty of Peace, concluded at Paris the 20th of Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the thirteen provinces wich [sic] compose the United States of North America / engraved and published by Mathew Albert and George Frederick Lotter.

Creator

: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht, 1741-1810  -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Lotter, Georg Friedrich -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1784

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 97 x 112 cm.

Notes

: Insets: A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay -- The passage by land to California discover'd by Father Eusebius Francis Kino a Jesuit; between the years 1698 and 1701, before which, and for a considerable time since California has always been described in all charts & maps as an island. Note 2.) "N.B. The letters E, F, S, D, Da, annexed to the names of the islands, denote them to belong either to the English, French, Spanish, Dutch, or Danes, &c." Note 3.) Includes ill., and compass rose. Note 4.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 700d. 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

: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 158

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. 97-6440 [LHS 700d, rolled]

Digital ID

: 489849

Record ID

: 337856

Digital Item Published

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

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