Map of the British plantations on the continent of America, 1737
Scope and Contents
The collection contains 26 maps of the New World, dating 1541-1778, which illustrate the progression of European geographic knowledge about Virginia and North America from the 16th through the 18th centuries
- Creation: 1737
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.
1 Sheets : 1 map ; uncolored ; 30 x 35 cm, on sheet 36 x 44cm
Language of Materials
Materials Specific Details
Scale [ca. 1:11,000,000]. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the top. Includes latitude and longitude lines and Tropic of Cancer line. Includes title cartouche. Note of "Vol 3 p. 425" at top left margin.
London : Thomas Salmon, 1738