A map of the British and French settlements in North America [map] / T. Bowen, sculpt.

Author
Bowen, Thomas, -1790 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
[London : s.n., 1755]
Description
  • Scale [ca. 1:10,000,000]. (W 106°00ʹ00ʺ--W 51°00ʹ00ʺ/N 62°42ʹ00ʺ--N 28°12ʹ00ʺ).
  • 2 maps on 1 sheet ; each 19 x 48 cm., sheet 39 x 50 cm.

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Subject(s)
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Shows boundaries, rivers, forests, principal settlements and notes.
  • Prime meridian: London.
  • Probably issued in: Miscellaneous correspondence in prose and verse. [London : Printed and sold by W. Owen, 1755-1763?]
  • Historic Maps copy joined by overlapping maps, covering title of "Pt. the second."
Contents
  • Pt. the first. Containing Canada, Nova Scotia, New found land, New England, part of New York, with the Lakes, Six Nations, and all the countries westward in the same parallels so far as discover'd; exhibiting the just boundaries, and the French encroachments: laid down from authentic surveys
  • Pt. the second. Containing part of New York, Pensilvania, New Jersey, Mary Land, Virginia, North & South Carolina, Georgia, Louisiana, and all the countries westward in the same parellels so far as discovered, shewing the course of the Rivers Ohio, Missisipi &c. exhibiting the just boundaries & the French encroachments laid down from authentic surveys.
References
  • Phillips. Maps of America p. 574
  • Lowery 418-419
LCCN
2003623385
OCLC
51922329
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