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An Accurate map of Canada, with the adjacent countries; exhibiting the late seat of war between the English & French in those parts. [cartographic material] /  



Place of creation



Universal Magazine. J. Hinton , Newgate Street

1 map : col., 25 x 34 cm on sheet 31 x 39 cm.

Scope and content

Shows the Great Lake region.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open.
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #338
Cartographic material
90: Open
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.
H3/1100/[1761] (copy 1)

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada.
Copyright expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Relief shown pictorially.

Prime meridian west from London.

The map includes nice detail of the early settlements and Indian Tribes, with the occasional annotation describing the Indians.

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

Related materials
For other copies see Mikan no. 4139941 (NMC9803) copy 2.

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca.1: 5 600 000] (W 92°--W 68°/N 52°--N 40°)

Citation / reference note
McCorkle, Entry 761.2
Phillips. A List of Maps of Americain the Library of Congress, Pt.1, p. 191.

Location of originals note
From Universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure, v. 28, Feb. 1761. . London, J. Hinton, opp p 57.

Subject heading

1. Canada - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. Middle Atlantic States - Maps - Early works to 1800.
3. New England - Maps - Early works to 1800.
4. History Canada
5. Histoire Canada


Other system control no.