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L'Amerique divisée en septentrionale et méridionale, subdivisée en ses principales parties, dressée sur les relations les plus récentes

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Creator

Brion de la Tour, Louis

Contributor

Jaillot, Alexis Hubert, 1632?-1712

Date

[1783]

Name on Item

revue, corrigée et augmentée par M. Brion de la Tour.

Publisher

M. Brion de la Tour

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:15,000,000]

Language

French

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

Subjects
  • America--Discovery and exploration--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Western Hemisphere--Discovery and exploration--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • South America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • North America
  • North and Central America
  • South America
Extent

1 map : hand col. ; 107 x 130 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
  • A restrike of a Jaillot map originally published in 1695, updated to reflect the Treaty of Paris in the cartouche and to depict the early borders of the United States.
  • Also shows exploration routes.
  • Prime meridian: Ferro.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • In upper right: Dressée sur les relations les plus recentes par le Sr. Jaillot. Corrigee en 1782. A Paris chez le Sr. Desnos.
  • In French.

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