Maps A map of North America,

Format Maps
Contributors Delarochette, L.
Dates 1765
Location America
North America
Language English
Subjects America
Early Works to 1800
North America
A map of North America,
Contributor Names
Delarochette, L. (Louis), 1731-1802.
Created / Published
London, Printed for John Bowles, 1765.
Subject Headings
-  British--America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  North America
-  Scale ca. 1:15,000,000.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Hand colored.
-  "Longit. west from Ferro I."
-  Differs from other copy in coloration. Map is colored in to show the extent of British America, and the Spanish and French territory.
-  "Printed for John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhil, & Carington Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard, London."
-  Includes historical notes and table of "Methodical divisions of North America."
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 115
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 700/2; 700/3
col. map 48 x 59 cm.
Call Number
G3300 1765 .D42
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3300 ar011501
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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