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Title
Plan of the Island of St. John with the divisions of the Counties Parishes & the Lots as granted by Government likewise the Soundings round the Coast and Harbours
Creator
Holland, Samuel, 1728-1801, creator
Holland, Samuel, 1728-1801, cartographer
Contributor
Dury, Andrew, publisher
Dury, Andrew
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1775
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
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Description
Kashnor notes, "This is the first issue of Holand's map before it passed to Sayer and Bennett." Submap: Gulf of St. Laurence. Table: the Contents of the Respective Divisions of the Island of St. John. Cartouche: Fishing, farming view.. "Surveyed by Capt. Holland 1775." Prime meridian: London. Relief: no. Graphic Scale: Miles. Projection: Plane. Watermark: Crowned fleur-di-lis WF. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Other Features: Sub-mapsCartouche. Verso Text: MS notes: 754 4.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Extent
1 map ; outline col.ed ; 37 x 71 cm., sheet 55 x 73 cm.
Identifier
105:754 M
182518
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/1370
Language
English
Subject
Prince Edward Island--Administrative and political divisions--Maps--Early works to 1800
Time Period
1775
Place
North America
Canada
Prince Edward Island
W 65°
W 62°/ N 47°
N 46°
Source
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Provenance
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, June 7, 1927.

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