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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) (Compiler)
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) (Publisher)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1783-08-15
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed for Robt. Sayer and Jno. Bennett, No. 53 Fleet Street ...
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6106 [LHS 483]
Topics
West Indies -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content : Includes historical notes, text and decorative cartouche.

Content : Insets: A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay -- The passage by land to California, discover'd by Father Eusebius Francis Kino.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 483.

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 2 sheets : hand col. ; 100 x 116 cm., sheets 55 x 122 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 49848414
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15409754
UUID: 307ec120-c5d5-012f-3450-58d385a7bc34
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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" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-afd4-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/510d47db-afd4-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