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North America [cartographic material]: in its presence divisions agreeable to peace .


June 1st, 1783



Place of creation



T. Stackhouse

1 map : hand col. ; 36 x 36 cm on sheet 47 x 41 cm.

Scope and content

Maps shows North America and West Indies.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC175359
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection # 210
Cartographic material
90: Open
210 Item no. assigned by LAC 210
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.

Additional information

Relief shown by hachures.

Longitude west from London.

"10" appears in upper right margin.

Paper has watermark of a crest with letters LVG below.

Includes the following note: "The parts in red belong to Great Britiain, yellow the United States, green to Spain, blue to France.

"Published by T. Stackhouse June 1st, 1783" appears in bottom left margin.

From Stackhouse's An univerisal atlas.

This is one of the first maps to show the poltical divisions of North America following the Revoluntionary war.

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Related materials
For other version see Mikan 3916499 (NMC 175358)

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 1:15 206 400] (W 115°--W 15°/N 63°--N 5°)

Citation / reference note
Phillips, Entry 672, no 10.

Copy / version note
The microfiche version is NMC 175359.

Subject heading

1. North America - Map - Early works to 1800.
2. West Indies - Maps - Early works to 1800.


Other system control no.