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A new map of the province of Quebec, : according to the Royal proclamation, of the 7th of October 1763

Subject: Map tracing of the province of Quebec along the Saint Lawrence River. Includes four inset maps shown using trompe l'oeil. At lower right is cartouche showing a wooded scene with a waterfall and pond.

Metadata

Creator

Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780

Date

1776

Name on Item

From the French surveys connected with those made after the war, by Captain Carver, and other officers, in His Majesty's service.

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:2,217,600]

Language

English

Location

American Antiquarian Society

Collection (local)

American Antiquarian Society Collection

Subjects
  • Québec (Province)--Maps
  • Québec (Québec)--Maps
  • Montréal (Québec)--Maps
  • Saint Lawrence River--Maps
Places
  • Canada
  • Montreal
  • North and Central America
  • Quebec
  • Québec
  • Saint Lawrence River
Extent

1 map : ink and watercolor ; 49 x 68 cm., on sheet 57 x 79 cm.

Terms and License
  • Public Domain/No known restrictions on use. Contact host institution to download image.
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Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Tracing of Carver, J. A new map of the province of Quebec, London, 1776.
  • Inset: A particular survey of the isles of Montreal.
  • Inset: Plan of Montreal, or Villemarie.
  • Inset: The city of Quebec.
  • Inset: Course of the River St. Laurence, from la Vallerie to Quebec.

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