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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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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 Term: 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
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
UUID: 7259eac0-c52a-012f-3935-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1722: Creator Born
  • 1783: Issued
  • 1805: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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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 August 29, 2015. 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,