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Map North America, performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood;

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Title

  • North America, performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood;

Names

  • Bolton, Solomon, -approximately 1768.
  • Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782.
  • Seale, Richard William.
  • Postlethwayt, Malachy, 1707?-1767.
  • Gravelot, Hubert François, 1699-1773.
  • Walker, Anthony, 1726-1765.
  • John and Paul Knapton (Firm)

Created / Published

  • [London] Printed for John and Paul Knapton, 1752.

Headings

  • -  North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  North America

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:6,000,000.
  • -  Hand colored.
  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  Shows provinces, cities and towns, forts, Indian villages and tribal territory.
  • -  Also shows shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia and in the Caribbean area.
  • -  Originally issued in 4 plates. LC copy mounted as 1 map.
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 13
  • -  "N.B. This large map of North America was originally engrav'd at Paris, ..."
  • -  Includes historical and descriptive notes, and an inset chart of Baffin Bay and Hudson Bay.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1; 700/2; 700/3; 710/6

Medium

  • col. map 89 x 90 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3300 1752 .B62

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 74694275

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Bolton, Solomon, -Approximately 1768, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D' Anville, Richard William Seale, Malachy Postlethwayt, Hubert François Gravelot, Anthony Walker, and John And Paul Knapton. North America, performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood. [London Printed for John and Paul Knapton, 1752] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/74694275/.

APA citation style:

Bolton, S., Anville, J. B. B. D., Seale, R. W., Postlethwayt, M., Gravelot, H. F., Walker, A. & John And Paul Knapton. (1752) North America, performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood. [London Printed for John and Paul Knapton] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74694275/.

MLA citation style:

Bolton, Solomon, -Approximately 1768, et al. North America, performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood. [London Printed for John and Paul Knapton, 1752] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/74694275/>.