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Bowles's new and accurate map of North America and the West Indies : exhibiting the extent and boundaries of the United States, the British dominions, and territories possessed in that quarter by the Spaniards, the French, and other European powers ; the whole compiled and laid down from the best authorities, regulated and divided according to the preliminary Articles of Peace signed at Versailles 20th. Jany. 1783

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Creator

Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793

Date

1784

Publisher

Carington Bowles

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:5,500,000]

Language

English

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

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

1 map : hand col. ; 98 x 113 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
  • Prime meridian: London and Ferro.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Inset: Environs of Baffin's and Hudson's Bays, being a supplement to the map of North America.
  • Includes arcticle 3 of the Treaty of Peace and chart listing areas possessed by various countries.
  • Panel to left of scale bars mounted upside down.
  • Imprint trimmed off of lower margin.

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