North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville, improved with the back settlements of Virginia and course of Ohio, illustrated with geographical and historical remarks, 1755
Scope and Contents
This collection contains approximately 300 rare printed maps, unique manuscript maps, and published texts collected by Richard H. Brown, which pertain to the American Revolutionary War era.
- Jefferys, Thomas, -1771 (Creator, Person)
- Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782 (Contributor, Person)
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1 Sheets : 1 map : hand colored ; 47 x 51 cm.
Language of Materials
Client reference #45; WAG #289193
Scale [ca. 1:6,500,000]. Relief shown pictorially. Original issue. Shows the East coast from Labrador to northern Florida, and the interior as far west as the Mississippi Valley. Prime meridians: Ferro and London. Includes text: French incroachments [2 col.] -- English title to their settlements on the continent [3 col.].
[London] : Thos. Jefferys, 1755