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A map of the British and French settlements in North America

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Title
A map of the British and French settlements in North America
Names
Lodge, John (d. 1796 ) (Artist)
Lodge, John (d. 1796 ) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1755 (Questionable)
Place: London?
Publisher: s.n.,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5177
Topics
North America
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Shows boundaries, cities and towns, forts, Indian villages and tribal territory, and "Earl Granville's Property."
Citation/reference: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 5
Content: "The French Incroachments are shewn by Oblique strokes, and their Forts with two Strokes, the English Forts by a single Stroke."
Content: Covers the eastern half of North America from Hudson Bay to the Gulf of Mexico.
Content: Includes decorative cartouche, a brief historical note on the English claim to North America and the origins of several colonies.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridian: London.
Statement of responsibility: J. Lodge, delin. et sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 27 x 38 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5404727
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15379438
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8390cc70-c52a-012f-ade5-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1755: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the British and French settlements in North America" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1755. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0a6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the British and French settlements in North America" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0a6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1755). A map of the British and French settlements in North America Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0a6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A map of the British and French settlements in North America