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Maps shows Canada from Newfoundland to Lake Superior with major lakes, rivers, mountain chains, towns and villages.
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Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open.
Credit Library and Archives Canada.
Longitude E from Philadelphia appears across bottom.
Longitude West from London appears across the top of the map.
Includes untitled inset of New Greenland, Labrador New Britain, and Prince William's Land. 20 x 26 cm.
Engraved for Carey's American Edition of Guthries Geography improved. Sheet no. 1 from Mathew Carey's American Atlas (Philadelphia: s.n., 1795).
Second state based on engraving statement across the top and Kershaw entry information.
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Citation / reference note
Phillips, Entry 1172, map no 1
Phillips, Entry 1173, map no 1
Kershaw, Entry 391
Phillips, Entry 1365, map no 23
Availability of other formats note
1. Canada - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. North America - Maps - Early works to 1800.
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