Format Maps
Contributors Ottens, R.
Dates 1755
Location North America
Language French
Subjects North America
Title
Carte des possessions angloises & françoises du continent de l'Amérique septentrionale. Kaart van de Engelsche en Fransche bezittingen in het vaste land van Noord America.
Description
Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London and Île de Fer. Based on Jean Palairet's Carte des possessions angloises françoises du continent de l'Amérique septentrionale, 1755. LC copies 1 and 3 has some French forts circled in red. LC copy 2 only boundaries are colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 58 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 2 accompanied by Jean Palairet's Beknopte beschryving der Engelsche en Fransche bezittingen in het vaste-land van Noord-America. 1755. 72 p. (Vault Shelf) col. map 42 x 57 cm.
Contributor Names
Ottens, R. 1698-1750. (Reinier),
Created / Published
Amsterdam, Chez R. et J. Ottens, geográphes, 1755.
Subject Headings
-  North America
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:7,000,000.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Hand colored.
-  Prime meridian: London and Île de Fer.
-  Based on Jean Palairet's Carte des possessions angloises françoises du continent de l'Amérique septentrionale, 1755.
-  LC copies 1 and 3 has some French forts circled in red.
-  LC copy 2 only boundaries are colored.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 58
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy 2 accompanied by Jean Palairet's Beknopte beschryving der Engelsche en Fransche bezittingen in het vaste-land van Noord-America. 1755. 72 p. (Vault Shelf)
Medium
col. map 42 x 57 cm.
Call Number
G3300 1755 .O8
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3300 ar005802 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3300.ar005802
Library of Congress Catalog Number
74692883
http://lccn.loc.gov/74692883


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