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Canada

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys : with the frontiers of New York and New England from the large survey by Claude Joseph Sauthi, 1777

 Item
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-082
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.

Dates: 1777

A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America : representing their rightful claim as confirmed by charters, and the formal surrender of their Indian friends; likewise the encroachments of the French, with the several forts they have unjustly erected therein, 1755

 Item
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-168
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.

Dates: 1755

Carte du Canada et des Etats-Unis de l'Amèrique Septentrionale, 1778

 Item
Identifier: 2019-SC-034-031
Description Displayed here is the third state of the "Carte des Pays...de Canada," published by Jean Baptiste Fortin who had acquired the stock of the Vaugondy firm. This map is one of the first to recognize the name of the newly formed United States, "Etats Unis," as seen by the inclusion of the phrase in the title cartouche. The map is closely related to J.B. Eliot's "Carte du Theatre de la Guerre Actuel Entre les Anglais et les Treize Colonies Unies de l'Amerique Septentrionale ..." Eliot also uses...
Dates: 1778

Letter, Marquis de Lafayette to Eleanor Parke Custis Lewis, 1824 November 7

 Item — Box 50, Folder: 1824.11.07
Identifier: W-1251/A
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 1 page. Monticello. Lafayette expresses his affection for Nelly and her brother G.W.P. Custis -- and says he share more when he travels near her at the end of the month -- [This letter is also quoted by Nelly in letter of Nov. 22 to Eliz. Bordley Gibson]. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, postmarked "Char. Va. Nov. 10", laminated, red seal with device blurred, watermarks. Name on original manuscript appears as "Lafayette."

Dates: 1824 November 7

Proclamation to Canada, Marquis de Lafayette, 1780

 Item — Box 7, Folder: 1780.00.00
Identifier: W-1077
Scope and Contents

D. 1 page. An invitation to Canadians to join France in aiding the United States against the British--appeals to their common French blood, recent ties with France asks them to set up their own government and join the confederacy of 13 states. Printed document, laminated, watermark (fleur de lis), printed in French, endorsed in later hand "Sent by LaFayette to Washington Presented to the Assoc. by Mr. Herbert."

Dates: 1780

Théatre de la guerre en Amerique, avec les Isles Antilles : projetté et assujettie aux observations, 1781

 Item — Drawer 122 : L : 5, Section: 3
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-049
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.

Dates: 1781