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A new map of the British empire in Nth. America

Subject: Map of the United States and Canada, est of the Mississippi River. Shows locations of native American peoples throughout. Cartouche at lower right depicts an allegorical female figure of Britain holding a halo over a kneeling Native American. A second Native American man kneels behind the first.

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Creator

Kitchin, Thomas, 1718-1784

Date

[1782]

Name on Item

drawn from the latest authorities by Thos. Kitchin geor. hydrographer to His Majesty.

Publisher

[s.n.]

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:9,000,000]

Language

English

Location

American Antiquarian Society

Collection (local)

American Antiquarian Society Collection

Subjects
  • Indians of North America--Pictorial works
  • United States--Maps
  • Canada--Maps
Places
  • Canada
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 map : engraving ; 34 x 38 cm., on sheet 37 x 41 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.
  • Inset: East Florida continued.
  • "Engrav'd for Millar's New complete & universal system of geography."
  • From Millar, G. The new and universal system of geography, London, 1782.

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