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A correct plan of the environs of Quebec, and of the battle fought on the 13th September, 1759 : together with a particular detail of the French lines and batteries, and also of the encampments, batteries and attacks of the British army, and the investiture of that city under the command of Vice Admiral Saunders, Major General Wolfe, Brigadier General Monckton, and Brigadier General Townshend ; drawn from the original surveys taken by the engineers of the army

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Cartographer

Jefferys, Thomas, -1771

Date

[1768]

Publisher

Thos. Jefferys, the corner of St. Martins Lane Charing Cross

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:18,200]

Language

English

Location

Boston Public Library

Collection (local)

Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection

Subjects
  • Québec Campaign, Québec, 1759--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Québec (Québec)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • United States--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Canada
  • North and Central America
  • Quebec
  • Québec
Extent

1 map ; 41 x 89 cm.

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  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • Shows details of British and French positions during the siege of Québec. References identifies British military units.
  • Oriented with north to the upper right.
  • Overlay, titled second plate, provides details of changed position of British troops at the battle of September 13, 1759.
  • Appears in Jefferys' General topography of North America and the West Indies. London: Printed for Robert Sayer, ... and Thomas Jefferys, 1768.

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