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Presso Antonio Zatta
Scope and content
This is an important map of the region between James Bay, Lac Mistassine, Lake Huron and Montreal. The map is actually one of twelve sections comprising the Italian edition of Mitchell's landmark map of North America. This Italian edition is richly illustrated with annotations not found on the English version. It includes remarkable detail regarding towns, roads, rivers, and mountains. The boundary of the Six Nations is prominently shown.
Conditions of access
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open.
Credit Library and Archives Canada.
Publisher: Zatta, Antonio, fl. 1757-1797.
"Fogl. II" appears in upper left margin.
The map, while issued separately as part of Zatta's Atlante Novissimo, is actually one of 12 sections comprising the Italian edition of Mitchell's map of North America.
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Citation / reference note
Sabin, Entry 68109
David Rumsey Map Collection, Image No: 5007004
Phillips, Entry 651, v. 4, map no 
Availability of other formats note
1. New France - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. Canada - Maps - Early works to 1800.
Other system control no.
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