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Carte générale de l'Amérique séptentrionale : avec les posséssions Angloises dans cette partie du nouveau monde

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Creator

Le Rouge, Georges-Louis

Contributor

Popple, Henry, -1743

Contributor

Crépy (Firm)

Date

[1755?–1763?]

Name on Item

dressée sur la carte de Pople [sic], publiée à Londres en 20 feuilles, pour servir à l'intelligence de la guerre présente.

Publisher

Chez Crepy rue St. Jacques à St. Pierre près la rue de la Parcheminerie

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:14,000,000]

Language

French

Location

New York Public Library

Collection (local)

Maps of North America

Subjects
  • North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Great Britain--Colonies--America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • North America
  • North and Central America
Extent

1 map : hand color ; 48 x 47 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Prime meridians: Paris and London.
  • Includes list of abbreviations, decorative cartouche, compass rose and 18 insets.
  • French key map state 3, according to Babinski.
  • Author attribution and publishing date taken from Babinski's analysis of Popple's 1733 map.
  • Map attributed to Le Rouge based on reference in W.P. Cumming's Southeast in early maps, no. 216. The earliest edition of Le Rouge's map appeared ca.1742.
  • Map based on Henry Popple's Map of the British Empire in America, with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto (1733).
  • Library's acquisition record dates the map 1755. The OCLC record is for a 1763? edition. There is no evidence on the map as to its specific date.

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