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A map of New England & ye country adjacent

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A map of New England & ye country adjacent: extending northward to Quebec, & westward to Niagara, on Lake Ontario ; shewing Gen. Shirley and Gen. Johnson's routs, & many places omitted in other maps

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Title
A map of New England & ye country adjacent
Additional title: General magazine of arts and sciences
Names
Owen, W. (William), -1793 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1755 (Inferred)
Place: London, England
Publisher: Engrav'd for the General magazine of arts & sciences for W. Owen at Temple Bar
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5256
Topics
New England
New York (State)
Fort Oswego (Oswego, N.Y.)
Fort Duquesne (Pa.)
Fort Saint Frederic (Crown Point, N.Y.)
Genres
Maps
Illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Communicated by a gentleman who resided in these parts.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 20 x 18 cm, on sheet 39 x 28 cm
Description
Subject: Map of New England and New York state, with three inset plans of European forts. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Relief shown pictorially. Inset: Oswego an English fort. House and garrison -- Fort Du Quesne by French deserters -- Fort Frederick at Crown Point built by the French in 1731
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 810111326
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644063
Folder number: US023.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bae7e8c0-52d9-0135-dac9-6d611f7793f7
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

  • 1755: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of New England & ye country adjacent" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1755. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c8fed440-52d9-0135-8087-08dc04bffa27

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of New England & ye country adjacent" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 12, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c8fed440-52d9-0135-8087-08dc04bffa27

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1755). A map of New England & ye country adjacent Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c8fed440-52d9-0135-8087-08dc04bffa27

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A map of New England & ye country adjacent