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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

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Creator

Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht, 1741-1810

Date

1784

Name on Item

engraved and published by Mathew Albert and George Frederic Lotter.

Publisher

Mathew Albert and George Frederic Lotter

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:6,750,000]

Language

English

Location

Boston Public Library

Collection (local)

Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection

Subjects
  • North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • North America
  • North and Central America
Extent

1 map on 4 sheets : hand col. ; 100 x 112 cm., on sheets 51 x 57 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Hand colored.
  • Prime meridian: Ferro and London.
  • "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, Danes, &c."
  • 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.
  • Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.

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