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Map A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America; Representing their rightful claim as confirmed by charters and the formal surrender of their Indian friends; likewise the encroachments of the French, with the several forts they have unjustly erected therein.

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Title

  • A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America; Representing their rightful claim as confirmed by charters and the formal surrender of their Indian friends; likewise the encroachments of the French, with the several forts they have unjustly erected therein.

Names

  • Society of Anti-Gallicans.
  • Herbert, William, 1718-1795.
  • Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794.

Created / Published

  • London, Sold by Wm. Herbert ... , 1755.

Headings

  • -  North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Québec (Québec)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Annapolis Royal (N.S.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  North America
  • -  Canada--Québec--Québec
  • -  Canada--Nova Scotia--Annapolis Royal

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:7,200,000.
  • -  Hand colored.
  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  "Longitude west from Ferro."
  • -  "Sold by Wm. Herbert ... & Robt. Sayer ... "
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 62
  • -  Includes notes.
  • -  Maps in margin: A plan of the harbor and town of Louisbourg on the isle of Cape Briton.--A plan of Chebucto Harbor.--The Atlantic Ocean.--Fort Frederick built by the French at Crown or Scalp Point in the year 1731.--A plan of Port Dauphin on the isle of Cape Briton.--A plan of the harbour of Annopolis Royal.--A plan of the town of Quebeck.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2

Medium

  • col. map 41 x 50 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3300 1755 .S6

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 74696120

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Society Of Anti-Gallicans, William Herbert, and Robert Sayer. A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America; Representing their rightful claim as confirmed by charters and the formal surrender of their Indian friends; likewise the encroachments of the French, with the several forts they have unjustly erected therein. London, Sold by Wm. Herbert, 1755. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/74696120/.

APA citation style:

Society Of Anti-Gallicans, Herbert, W. & Sayer, R. (1755) A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America; Representing their rightful claim as confirmed by charters and the formal surrender of their Indian friends; likewise the encroachments of the French, with the several forts they have unjustly erected therein. London, Sold by Wm. Herbert. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74696120/.

MLA citation style:

Society Of Anti-Gallicans, William Herbert, and Robert Sayer. A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America; Representing their rightful claim as confirmed by charters and the formal surrender of their Indian friends; likewise the encroachments of the French, with the several forts they have unjustly erected therein. London, Sold by Wm. Herbert, 1755. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/74696120/>.