Bowles's new pocket map of the following Independent States of North America : viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensylvania, New Jersey, NewYork, Connecticut & Rhode Island ; comprending also the habitations & hunting countries of the Confederate Indians / by Lewis Evans. Printed for the proprietor Carington Bowles, No. 69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, London
The first map to eliminate "Middle British Colonies" and replace it with "Independent States of North America." Made after the Peace of 1782-3, published in "Bowles's Universal Atlas" with maps dated 1784, this date is confidently assigned although the map is undated. New additions, Vermont and moving part of New Hampshire to the east of the Connecticut River. "Boundary of the United States" lettered in Lake Ontario, and the dotted line extended through Lakes Erie and Huron. The lettering of Canada remains below the border in this issue. Submap: A sketch of the Remaining part of the Ohio R., &c. MS note: 18228. Prime meridian: London, Philadelphia. Relief: pictorial. Graphic Scale: Miles. Projection: Pseudocylindrical. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Verso Text: Stamped: XVII. MS notes: Shelve with #18212 Evans, Lewis ; #18228.
1 map ; hand col. ; 49 x 65 cm., sheet 52 x 69 cm.
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