Map A new map of the whole continent of America : divided into North and South and West Indies wherein are exactly described the United States of North America as well as the several European possessions according to the preliminaries of peace signed at Versailles Jan. 20, 1783

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Title
A new map of the whole continent of America : divided into North and South and West Indies wherein are exactly described the United States of North America as well as the several European possessions according to the preliminaries of peace signed at Versailles Jan. 20, 1783
Contributor Names
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794, cartographer.
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782.
Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805.
Created / Published
London : Printed for Robt. Sayer, map, chart & printseller, no. 53, Fleet Street, as the act directs 15th August 1786.
Subject Headings
-  America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  America
Genre
Early maps
Notes
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Prime meridian: Ferro Island.
-  Appears in Thomas Kitchin's A general atlas describing the whole universe, [1793].
-  Includes inset "The supplement to North America containing the countries adjoining to Baffins & Hudson bays", tables showing European possessions, and illustrated cartouche.
-  LC copy sectioned in four and mounted on cloth.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
1 map : hand colored ; 104 x 119 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3290 1786 .S3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3290.ct007308
Library of Congress Control Number
74693287
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro Island. Appears in Thomas Kitchin's A general atlas describing the whole universe, [1793]. Includes inset "The supplement to North America containing the countries adjoining to Baffins & Hudson bays", tables showing European possessions, and illustrated cartouche. LC copy sectioned in four and mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
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Chicago citation style:

Sayer, Robert, Cartographer, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D' Anville, and Thomas Pownall. A new map of the whole continent of America: divided into North and South and West Indies wherein are exactly described the United States of North America as well as the several European possessions according to the preliminaries of peace signed at Versailles. London: Printed for Robt. Sayer, map, chart & printseller, no. 53, Fleet Street, as the act directs 15th August, 1786. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/74693287/.

APA citation style:

Sayer, R., Anville, J. B. B. D. & Pownall, T. (1786) A new map of the whole continent of America: divided into North and South and West Indies wherein are exactly described the United States of North America as well as the several European possessions according to the preliminaries of peace signed at Versailles. London: Printed for Robt. Sayer, map, chart & printseller, no. 53, Fleet Street, as the act directs 15th August. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74693287/.

MLA citation style:

Sayer, Robert, Cartographer, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D' Anville, and Thomas Pownall. A new map of the whole continent of America: divided into North and South and West Indies wherein are exactly described the United States of North America as well as the several European possessions according to the preliminaries of peace signed at Versailles. London: Printed for Robt. Sayer, map, chart & printseller, no. 53, Fleet Street, as the act directs 15th August, 1786. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/74693287/>.