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A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys, with the frontiers of New York and New England;

A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys, with the frontiers of New York and New England;

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description

Summary

Scale ca. 1:800,000.
Hand colored.
Relief shown pictorially and by hachures.
Shows the Canadian-United States border from Lake Ontario along the St. Lawrence River to 45⁰ N. latitude, east to the Connecticut River, and northeast along the "Height of the land." Coverage of areas away from the boundary is focused upon the southern portion of Quebec and the northern portion of New York State, including a portion of the area which later became Vermont.
Inscribed to "Major General John Burgoyne."
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 152
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Includes list of "Winter quarters of the King's Army in Canada, 1776."
LC copy annotated on verso: Winter quarters in Canada.
LC copy in two sections mounted on cloth backing.
Vault
AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4; 651/5; 651/6; 700/1

date_range

Date

01/01/1777
person

Contributors

Faden, William, 1749-1836.
Sauthier, Claude Joseph.
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Source

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