Maps A map of the most inhabited part of New England, containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of Conecticut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: The whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations.
Early Works to 1800
- A map of the most inhabited part of New England, containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of Conecticut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: The whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations.
- Contributor Names
- Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793.
- Created / Published
- London, 1771.
- Subject Headings
- - New England--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - United States--New England
- - Scale ca. 1:800,000.
- - Hand colored.
- - Relief shown pictorially.
- - "Publish'd 1st. Jany. 1771."
- - Differs from other copy, shows boundary between New York and "Province of New Hampshire."
- - LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 810
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Vault
- - AACR2
- col. map 64 x 52 cm.
- Call Number
- G3720 1771 .B61
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3720 ar081001 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3720.ar081001
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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