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A map of the British and French dominions in North America : with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations

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A map of the British and French dominions in North America : with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations
Names
Mitchell, John (1711-1768 ) (Cartographer)
Kitchin, Thomas (d. 1784) (Engraver)
Jefferys and Faden, London (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1773
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed for Jefferys and Faden, geographers to the King at the corner of St. Martins Lane, Charin Cross,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5338 [Filed with North America, 1755, as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]
Topics
North America
France -- Colonies -- America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "Longitude west from London."

Content : First impression of 3d ed.

Content : Includes decorative cartouche.

Content : Includes text and inset: A new map of Hudson's Bay and Labrador from the late surveys of those coasts.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Original imprint in lower margin: Published by the Author, Febry. 13th 1755, according to Act of Parliament.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Citation/reference : LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 41

Citation/reference : Ristow, W.W. A la carte, p. 109

Citation/reference : Stevens & Tree. Comparative cartography, 54d

Statement of Responsibility: By their Lordships most obliged and very humble servant, Jno. Mitchell ; Tho. Kitchin, sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 8 sheets ; 135 x 192 cm., sheets 77 x 56 cm., or smaller.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5402527
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15144213
UUID: 8cf7ec40-c52a-012f-5ef9-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1711: Creator Born
  • 1768: Creator Died
  • 1773: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the British and French dominions in North America : with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1773. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee89-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the British and French dominions in North America : with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee89-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1773). A map of the British and French dominions in North America : with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee89-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of the British and French dominions in North America : with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations