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New Map of North America, with the West Indies Islands divided according to the Preliminary Articles of Peace, Signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783. wherein are particularly Distinguished The United States and the Several Provinces, Governments, &ca which Compose the British Dominions, Laid down according to the Latest Surveys, and Corrected from the Original Materials, of Governr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliament. 1783
Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805, creator
Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805, cartographer
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794
Pownall, Thomas 1722- 1805
Kino, Eusebio Francisco, 1644-1711
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
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Kashnor notes, "A scarce map, showing the country west to New Mexico, locating Santa Fe and Taos. It shows also the Illinois and Ohio country, and has many observations relating to them; locates Chicago and Canahogue, the present day Cleveland." Submaps of Baffin and Hudson's Bay, and Kino's Passage to California. Article III of treaty regarding American fishing rights transcribed in upper right corner. See 093:195M for a later version. Cartouche w. Indian figures, monkey. Two submaps "A Particular Map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay" and "Passage of Land to California."[Kino]. Prime meridian: Ferro, London. Relief: pictorial. Graphic Scale: Miles, leagues. Projection: Pseudocylindrical. Watermark: Crowned plume?. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Other Features: CartoucheSub-maps. References: Wheat 226. Verso Text: MS notes: 467 9 two sheets 30 31.
1 map ; outline col. ; 51 x 116 cm., sheet 53 x 119 cm.
093:467 M
North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
North America--Maps
Time Period
North America
W 120°
W 45°/N 55°
N 5°
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, April, 1924.

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