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Map of Nova Scotia, or Acadia : with the islands of Cape Breton and St. John's, from actual surveys, 1768

 Item — Drawer: 122 : L : 5, Section: 4
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-127

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

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.


  • 1768

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.


4 Sheets : 1 map on 4 sheets ; 100 x 140 cm

Language of Materials


Reference numbers

lient reference #120; WAG #289278


Richard B. Arkway, 19 June 2007.

Related references

LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 312

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:390,000]. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Includes inscription to "John Manners" and illus.


Faint foxing at edges, some rippling in margin, slight edge wear and tearing.


London : Printed & sold by A. Dury, 1768

Repository Details

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

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121