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A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America : representing their rightful claim as confirmed by charters, and the formal surrender of their Indian friends; likewise the encroachments of the French, with the several forts they have unjustly erected therein

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Creator

Society of Anti-Gallicans

Publisher

Herbert, William, 1718-1795

Publisher

Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794

Date

1755

Name on Item

by a Society of Anti-Gallicans.

Publisher

Wm. Herbert ... & Robt. Sayer

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:7,200,000]

Language

English

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

Subjects
  • North America--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Canada--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • United States--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Québec (Québec)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Canada
  • North America
  • North and Central America
  • Quebec
  • Québec
Extent

1 map : hand col. ; 40 x 50 cm., on sheet 46 x 85 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: Ferro and London.
  • Maps in margin: Plan of the harbour and town of Louisbourg on the isle of Cape Briton -- Plan of Chebucto Harbor -- [Western hemisphere] -- Fort Frederick built by the French at Crown or Scalp Point in the year 1731 -- Plan of Port Dauphin on the isle of Cape Briton -- Plan of the harbour of Annopolis Royal -- Plan of the town of Quebeck.
  • First state, outlining British claims across North America.

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