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An accurate map of North America : describing and distinguishing the British and Spanish dominions of this great continent; according to the definitive treaty concluded at Paris 10th Feby. 1763 : also all the West India Islands belonging to and possessed by the several European princes and states

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Creator

Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767

Date

1775

Name on Item

the whole laid down according to the latest and most authentick improvements, by Eman. Bowen, geogr. to His Majesty and John Gibson, engraver.

Publisher

Printed for Robert Sayer

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:5,400,000]

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 : hand col. ; 99 x 115 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • Prime meridians: London and Ferro.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Appears in Thomas Jefferys' American atlas. 1775. No. 5, 6.
  • Includes historical notes, excerpts from the treaty of 1763, and insets of "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay," and "The passage by land to California."
  • Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.

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