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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 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

Donor

Gay, Josephine, 1860-1941

Former owner

Cox, William H.

Publisher

Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)

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.

Publisher

R. Sayer and J. Bennett

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 : engraving, hand colored ; 49 x 68 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 and by hachures.
  • From Jefferys, T. The American atlas: or, A Geographical description of the whole continent of America, 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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