A new map of the whole continent of America : divided into North and South and West Indies wherein are exactly described the United States of North America as well as the several European possessions according to the preliminaries of peace signed at Versa

Creator:
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Published/Created:
London :
Laurie & Whittle,
1794.
Physical Description:
1 map on 4 sheets : hand col. ; 102.8 x 118.2 cm.
Notes:
"Publish'd by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs, 12th May 1794."
Includes table, "The Continent and Islands of America are Divided and Possessed as follows viz."
Inset: The supplement to North America containing the countries adjoining to Baffins & Hudson bays.
Title from ornamental cartouche.
Re-issue of John Gibson's map of [1763], 1772, 1777, 1783, and 1786.
Relief shown pictorially.
Appears in Thomas Kitchin's General atlas, describing the whole universe.
Prime meridian: Ferro.
Copy 2: Joined into two sheets measuring 53.7 x 125.6 cm. and 53.7 x 125.6 cm. Stamped number on sheets: 34. Franklin Collection no. 131 1794 11-12.
Shows the Western Hemisphere with some political borders, tabular information indicates national possessions; cities and rivers.
Topics:
America--Maps--Early works to 1800
West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
Topics:
Gibson, J. (John)
Kitchin, Thomas, d. 1784. General atlas describing the whole universe
Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805
Robert Laurie and James Whittle
Language:
English
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:13,000,000].
Coordinates:
a
13000000
Genre:
Maps
Format:
Map
Content Type:
Maps, Atlases & Globes
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
70 1794
Folder:
BRBL_00725
Orbis Record:
6124574
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
oid pointer:
15830855
Citation:
Tooley, R.V. Mapping of America, p. 52, no. 3 (1794 f)
Phillips, 682
Phillips, 699, no. 65-66
Volume/Enumeration:
Sheets 1-2
Copy 2
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
15830715
PID:
digcoll:4381649

Number of Pages: 2
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