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A general map of North America : in which is express'd the several new roads, forts, engagements, & taken from actual surveys and observations made in the army employ'd there, from the year 1754, to 1761

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A general map of North America : in which is express'd the several new roads, forts, engagements, & taken from actual surveys and observations made in the army employ'd there, from the year 1754, to 1761
Additional title: Cartes generales de l'Amerique Septentrionale : en les quelles font exprimés les nouvelles routes, forts, battailles, &c. d'apés les observations qui ou eté faites depuis, l'an 1754, jusqua l'an 1761
Names
Dury, Andrew (Publisher)
Rocque, M. A. (Publisher)
Rocque, John (d. 1762 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1761 (Questionable)
Place: [London]
Publisher: Published according to Act by M. A. Rocque in the Strand & A. Dury in Dukes Court, St. Martins Lane,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5326
Topics
North America
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Ford Collection.
Citation/reference: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 88
Content: Includes historic and descriptive text.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridian: London.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 579
Statement of responsibility: drawn by the late John Rocque, topographer to His Majesty
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. 87 x 90 cm., sheets 54 x 94 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5412844
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15128978
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a1d70a0-c52a-012f-2771-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1761: 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 general map of North America : in which is express'd the several new roads, forts, engagements, & taken from actual surveys and observations made in the army employ'd there, from the year 1754, to 1761" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1761. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0e8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A general map of North America : in which is express'd the several new roads, forts, engagements, & taken from actual surveys and observations made in the army employ'd there, from the year 1754, to 1761" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0e8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1761). A general map of North America : in which is express'd the several new roads, forts, engagements, & taken from actual surveys and observations made in the army employ'd there, from the year 1754, to 1761 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0e8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A general map of North America : in which is express'd the several new roads, forts, engagements, & taken from actual surveys and observations made in the army employ'd there, from the year 1754, to 1761