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A chart of North and South America, including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest coasts of Europe, Africa and Asia, approximately 1753

 Item — Drawer: 122 : L : 5, Section: 4
Identifier: 2019-SC-034-002


Shows nautical exploration routes. Includes text, historical and geographical notes, and tables of comparative astronomical observations.


  • approximately 1753


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1 Sheets : 1 map ; 43 x 52 cm

Language of Materials


Reference numbers

Client reference #303

Related references

Cumming, W. British maps of colonial America, p. 45

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:20,000,000]. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Ferro.


[London] : printed for Robert Sayer in Fleet Street and Thomas Jefferys in the Strand, 1753

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121