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British North America

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Title
British North America
Names
Arrowsmith, John, 1790-1873 (Cartographer)
Hudson's Bay Company (Dedicatee)
Collection

Maps of North America

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1842-04-25
Place: London
Publisher: J. Arrowsmith
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-11493
Topics
Canada
North America
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Exhibitions: Exhibited in Heading West: Mapping the Territory, 2001, No. 32.
Content: Covers North America as far south as Cape Hatteras, N.C., and Monterey, Calif.
Content: "By permission dedicated to the Honble. Hudsons Bay Company, containing the latest information which their documents furnish, by their obedient servant J. Arrowsmith."
Content: Appears in Arrowsmith's London atlas of universal geography.
Content: In lower right corner: 40.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 48 x 63 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 50642226
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15502248
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 996b8380-c52a-012f-cd35-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1790: Creator Born
  • 1842: Issued
  • 1873: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "British North America" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1842-04-25. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f4e0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "British North America" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f4e0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1842-04-25). British North America Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f4e0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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British North America