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A general map of the northern British colonies in America : which comprehends the province of Quebec, the government of Newfoundland, Nova-Scotia, New-England and New-York

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Title
A general map of the northern British colonies in America : which comprehends the province of Quebec, the government of Newfoundland, Nova-Scotia, New-England and New-York
Names
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) (Publisher)
Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805 (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1776-08-14
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for Robt. Sayer & Jno. Bennett, map & sea chartsellers, No. 53, Fleet Street ...
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5333
Topics
New York (State)
New England
Newfoundland and Labrador
Québec (Province)
Nova Scotia
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "As the Act directs."
Content: From the author's The American military pocket atlas [1776], Plate IV.
Content: Includes note.
Funding: 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. 586
Statement of responsibility: from the maps published by the Admiralty and Board of Trade, regulated by the astronomic and trigonometric observations of Major Holland, and corrected from Governor Pownall's late map 1776.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 47 x 66 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5402551
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15129073
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 919a70b0-c52a-012f-0f38-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1776: 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 the northern British colonies in America : which comprehends the province of Quebec, the government of Newfoundland, Nova-Scotia, New-England and New-York" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776-08-14. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0ea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A general map of the northern British colonies in America : which comprehends the province of Quebec, the government of Newfoundland, Nova-Scotia, New-England and New-York" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0ea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1776-08-14). A general map of the northern British colonies in America : which comprehends the province of Quebec, the government of Newfoundland, Nova-Scotia, New-England and New-York Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0ea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A general map of the northern British colonies in America : which comprehends the province of Quebec, the government of Newfoundland, Nova-Scotia, New-England and New-York