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A New map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the United States, and the several provinces, governments &ca which compose the British Dominions,

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Title
A New map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the United States, and the several provinces, governments &ca which compose the British Dominions,
Names
Pownall, Thomas (1722-1805) (Cartographer)
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) (Bookseller)
Collection

Maps of North America

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1783-08-15
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for Robt. Sayer and Jno. Bennett, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5307
Topics
United States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Canada -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Includes decorative cartouche.
Citation/reference: Wheat, C. I. Mapping Transmississippi West, I, no. 196
Content: Insets: A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay -- The passage by land to California.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridians: Ferro and London.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Statement of responsibility: laid down according to the latest surveys and corrected from the original materials, of Goverr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliamt, 1783.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 4 sheets : hand col. ; 100 x 117 cm., sheets 50 x 59 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 47792133
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15110622
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7259eac0-c52a-012f-3935-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1722: Creator Born
  • 1783: Issued
  • 1805: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A New map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the United States, and the several provinces, governments &ca which compose the British Dominions," The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1783-08-15. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0e1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A New map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the United States, and the several provinces, governments &ca which compose the British Dominions," New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0e1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1783-08-15). A New map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the United States, and the several provinces, governments &ca which compose the British Dominions, Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0e1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A New map of North America with the West India Islands : divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the United States, and the several provinces, governments &ca which compose the British Dominions,