Format Maps
Contributors Bowen, Emanuel
Dates 1755
Location North America
Language English
Subjects North America
Title
An accurate map of North America. Describing and distinguishing the British, Spanish and French dominions on this great continent; exhibiting the present seat of war, and the French encroachments. Also all the West India Islands belonging to, and possessed by the several European princes and states. The whole laid down according to the latest and most authentick improvements,
Description
Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows boundaries, cities and towns, roads, forts, missions, some industries, trails, trade routes, portages, and vegetation. Also shows Indian villages and tribal territories, routes of navigation in the Gulf of Mexico, and navigational hazards along the coast. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 20 Includes historical notes, references to symbols, notes on territorial claims, and insets of "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay" and "The passage by land to California." Described in United States. Library of Congress. The Lowery collection. 1912. No. 409. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 102 x 92 cm. on 2 sheets 52 x 120 cm.
Contributor Names
Bowen, Emanuel, -1767.
Created / Published
London, Printed for Robt. Sayer [1775?]
Subject Headings
-  North America
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:5,500,000.
-  Hand colored.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Shows boundaries, cities and towns, roads, forts, missions, some industries, trails, trade routes, portages, and vegetation.
-  Also shows Indian villages and tribal territories, routes of navigation in the Gulf of Mexico, and navigational hazards along the coast.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 20
-  Includes historical notes, references to symbols, notes on territorial claims, and insets of "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay" and "The passage by land to California."
-  Described in United States. Library of Congress. The Lowery collection. 1912. No. 409.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map 102 x 92 cm. on 2 sheets 52 x 120 cm.
Call Number
G3300 1755 .B6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3300 ar002000 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3300.ar002000
Library of Congress Catalog Number
73696975
http://lccn.loc.gov/73696975


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