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A Map of New England & ye country adjacent, : extending northward to Quebec, & westward to Niagara, on Lake Ontario; shewing Gen. Shirley and Gen. Johnson's routs, & many places omitted in other maps

Subject: Map of New England and New York state, with three inset plans of European forts.

Metadata

Donor

Farwell, John Whittemore, 1843-1929

Publisher

Owen, W. (William), -1793

Date

1755

Name on Item

communicated by a gentleman who resided in these parts.

Publisher

Engrav'd for the General magazine of arts & sciences for W. Owen at Temple Bar

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:5,700,000]

Language

English

Location

American Antiquarian Society

Collection (local)

American Antiquarian Society Collection

Subjects
  • New England--Maps
  • New York (State)--Maps
  • Fort Oswego (Oswego, N.Y.)--Pictorial works
  • Fort Duquesne (Pa.)--Pictorial works
  • Fort Saint Frederic (Crown Point, N.Y.)--Pictorial works
Places
  • Allegheny (county)
  • Fort Oswego
  • New England
  • New York
  • North and Central America
  • Oswego (county)
  • Pennsylvania
  • Pittsburg
  • United States
Extent

1 map : engraving ; 20 x 18 cm., on sheet 25 x 21 cm.

Terms and License
  • Public Domain/No known restrictions on use. Contact host institution to download image.
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Notes
  • Prime meridian: London and Ferro.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Inset: Oswego an English fort. House and garrison.
  • Inset: Fort Du Quesne by French deserters.
  • Inset: Fort Frederick at Crown Point built by the French in 1731.

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