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Carte d'un partie de l'Amerique Septentrionale : ou est tracée notre route d'Halifax à New York, par Quebec, Montreal, le Lac Champlain et la Riviere du Nord: en 1793

Unsigned manuscript map of North America showing region bounded by Lake Ontario, the Saint Lawrence River and Gulf, western Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and the Atlantic coast south to Delaware Bay. Tracks the route of an unidentified ship from Halifax north and west through the Saint Lawrence River to the Richelieu River, then south to Lake Champlain, the Hudson River, and New York City. Points along ship's route marked in red ink and variously dated October 15-28, 1793.

Metadata

Date

1793

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:3,250,000]

Language

French

Location

Newberry Library

Collection (local)

Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Map Collection

Subjects
  • Nautical charts--North America--Early works to 1800
  • Coasts--North America--Early works to 1800
  • Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
  • North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Québec (Québec)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Montréal (Québec)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • New York (N.Y.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Canada
  • Montreal
  • New York
  • North America
  • North and Central America
  • Quebec
  • Québec
  • United States
Extent

1 ms. map : hand col.; 427 x 544 mm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • Contact host institution for more information.
Notes
  • Limited relief shown pictorially.
  • Pen-and-ink and watercolor (green, blue, brown, red, yellow); sectioned, mounted on cloth.

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