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Title
Bowles's New One-Sheet Map of North America, divided into its Provinces, Colonies, States, &c. by J. Palairet, Geographer lately revised and improved with many additions, from D'Anville, Mitchel, & Bellin, by L. Delarochette
Creator
Palairet, Jean, 1697-1774, creator
Delarochette, L. (Louis), 1731-1802, cartographer
Contributor
Bowles & Carver, publisher
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1792
1793
1794
1795
1796
1797
1798
1799
1800
1801
1802
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
For information on use of Digital Library materials, please see Library Rights and Permissions: https://www.huntington.org/library-rights-permissions
Description
Kashnor notes,"This shows the coast reaching north of Queen Charlotte's Islands." Vancouver Island not shown. Text block lower right: The Continent and Islands of N. America are divided and possessed as follows, viz. Shows divisions by Britain, United States, France, Spain, Dutch, and Denmark. East and West Florida, New Orleans, Louisiana listed as belonging to Spain. Note half way up Baja California: Isthmus cover'd in the Spring tides w.ch made it imagined that California was an Island. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief: pictorial. Graphic Scale: Paces, leagues, miles. Projection: Pseudocylindrical. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Other Features: Table. Verso Text: MS note: No. 7.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map hand col. 48 x 58 cm., sheet 52 x 64 cm.
Identifier
093:007 M
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/9860
Language
English
Subject
North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Time Period
1797, ca
Place
North America North America
W 135°
W 17°/N 70°
N 3°
Source
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Provenance
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, April, 1924.

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