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A Map of the British and French settlements in North America. [cartographic material] / 

Date(s)

1755

Place of creation

England

Publisher

J. Hinton

1 map : co. ; 27 x 37 cm on sheet 30 x 39 cm.

Scope and content

Map of eastern half of North America from James Bay to the Gulf of Mexico.Shows provinces, selected towns and cities, forts, Indian villages and tribal territory, and place names.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC175487
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection Item #177
Cartographic material
90: Open
Volume
177 Item no. assigned by LAC 177
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.
H3/1000/[1755]

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada.
Copyright expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Prime meridian London.

Title in decorative cartouche.

Inset: Fort Frederick at Crown Point built by the French 1731. 7 x 8 cm.

From the Universal magazine, London: J. Hinton 1755, v. 17. Oct 1755, p.144-145.

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

Cartographic math data
Scale [1:10 000 000] (W 100°--W 51°/N 60°--N 28°)

Citation / reference note
John Sellers "Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789 : A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress" entry 36.

Availability of other formats note
The microfiche version is NMC 175487

Subject heading

1. North America - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. British - America - Maps - Early works to 1800.

Private

Other system control no.

3951034