Map An exact chart of the river St. Laurence, from Fort Frontenac to the island of Anticosti shewing the soundings, rocks, shoals &c with views of the lands and all necessary instructions for navigating that river to Quebec.

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Title
An exact chart of the river St. Laurence, from Fort Frontenac to the island of Anticosti shewing the soundings, rocks, shoals &c with views of the lands and all necessary instructions for navigating that river to Quebec.
Contributor Names
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771.
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
Created / Published
London [R. Sayer & J. Bennett, 1782]
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Saint Lawrence River--Early works to 1800
-  Saint Lawrence River--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Saint Lawrence River Valley--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  North America--Saint Lawrence River
-  North America--Saint Lawrence River Valley
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:695,000.
-  Hand colored.
-  Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms.
-  "Printed for Robt. Sayer, map & printseller ... 1775."
-  From Thomas Kitchin's A general atlas. 1782.
-  Includes text.
-  Insets: The Seven Islands.--A continuation of the river from Quebec to Lake Ontario.--St. Nicholas or English Harbor.--The mountains of our Lady or Notre Dame.--The road of Tadousac.--The traverse or passage from Cape Torment into the South Channel of Orleans Island.--A view of the lands from Cape Torment to the Butt as it appears in sailing through the Travers into the South Channel.
-  On verso: 32.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 233
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
col. map 60 x 95 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3312.S5P5 1775 .J42
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3312s.ar023304
Library of Congress Control Number
73697062
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Scale ca. 1:695,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. "Printed for Robt. Sayer, map & printseller ... 1775." From Thomas Kitchin's A general atlas. 1782. Includes text. Insets: The Seven Islands.--A continuation of the river from Quebec to Lake Ontario.--St. Nicholas or English Harbor.--The mountains of our Lady or Notre Dame.--The road of Tadousac.--The traverse or passage from Cape Torment into the South Channel of Orleans Island.--A view of the lands from Cape Torment to the Butt as it appears in sailing through the Travers into the South Channel. On verso: 32. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 233 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
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Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, and Robert Sayer And John Bennett. An exact chart of the river St. Laurence, from Fort Frontenac to the island of Anticosti shewing the soundings, rocks, shoals &c with views of the lands and all necessary instructions for navigating that river to Quebec. [London R. Sayer & J. Bennett, 1782] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/73697062/.

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Jefferys, T. & Robert Sayer And John Bennett. (1782) An exact chart of the river St. Laurence, from Fort Frontenac to the island of Anticosti shewing the soundings, rocks, shoals &c with views of the lands and all necessary instructions for navigating that river to Quebec. [London R. Sayer & J. Bennett] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/73697062/.

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Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, and Robert Sayer And John Bennett. An exact chart of the river St. Laurence, from Fort Frontenac to the island of Anticosti shewing the soundings, rocks, shoals &c with views of the lands and all necessary instructions for navigating that river to Quebec. [London R. Sayer & J. Bennett, 1782] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/73697062/>.

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