Maps This plan of the British dominions of New England in North America.

Format Maps
Contributors Douglass, William
Seale, Richard William
Dates 1753
Location New England
United States
Language English
Subjects Administrative and Political Divisions
Early Works to 1800
New England
United States
This plan of the British dominions of New England in North America.
Contributor Names
Douglass, William, approximately 1700-1752.
Seale, Richard William.
Created / Published
[London, 1753?]
Subject Headings
-  New England--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  New England--Administrative and political divisions--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--New England
-  Scale ca. 1:316,800.
-  Hand colored.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Shows administrative divisions.
-  "Published by the executors of Dr. William Douglas of Boston in New England, from his original draught."
-  "Engraved by R. W. Seale."
-  Includes inset of "Casco Bay" area.
-  LC copy annotated in ink with additional place names.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 796
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
col. map 93 x 102 cm.
Call Number
G3720 1753 .D6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
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