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North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville :: improved with the back settlements of Virginia and course of Ohio : illustrated with geographical and historical remarks

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Title
North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville :: improved with the back settlements of Virginia and course of Ohio : illustrated with geographical and historical remarks
Names
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782 (Author)
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771 (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1755-05
Place: London
Publisher: Thos. Jefferys
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6123 [LHS 511]
Topics
France -- Colonies -- America
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America
North America
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Creation/production credits: "Published according to Act by Tho[ma]s Jefferys, geographer to His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, near Charing Cross."
Ownership: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 511.
Content: NYPL copy in Map Div. 01-5174: Bancroft Collection.
Citation/reference: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1237
Citation/reference: NUC pre-1956, NJ0073615
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 576
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 45 x 50 cm.
Description
Covers the east coast from Labrador to northern Florida, and the interior as far west as the Mississippi Valley. Includes decorative cartouche and texts: French incroachments -- English title to their settlements on the continent. Prime meridians: Ferro and London. Relief shown pictorially.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 29052368
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14903434
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 389f2600-c5d5-012f-e5b1-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1697: Creator Born
  • 1755: Issued
  • 1782: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville :" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1755-05. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eec1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville :" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eec1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1755-05). North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville : Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eec1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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