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Title
Bowles's New Pocket-Map of North America, divided into it's Provinces, Colonies, &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, cartographer
Contributor
Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793, publisher
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1771
1772
1773
1774
1775
1776
1777
1778
1779
1780
1781
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
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Description
Kashnor notes, "Shows the Californian coast north to Jaun de Fuca Strait, locating New Albion and Sr. Francis Drake's Harbour. The map was issued during the early part of the American Revolution." Kashnor dates as c. 1776. Shows River of the West and possible connection to the Missouri. Table of land division between nations.. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief: pictorial. Graphic Scale: Miles, leagues, paces. Projection: Pseudocylindrical. Watermark: Crowned fleur-di-lis J. Whatman. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Verso Text: MS note: 212.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map outline col. 48 x 58 cm., sheet 51 x 63 cm.
Identifier
105:212 M
433451
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/10278
Language
English
Subject
North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Time Period
ca. 1776
Place
North America North America
W 160°
W 30°/N 75°
S 7°
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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