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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Kino, Eusebio Francisco; Pownall, Thomas; Robert Laurie & James Whittle
Attributed Author:
Kitchin, Thomas
Date:
1794
Short Title:
Composite: North America.
Publisher:
Laurie & Whittle
London
Type:
Composite Map
Obj Height cm:
102
Obj Width cm:
116
Scale 1:
5,400,000
Note:
Digital composite of 2 hand colored engraved maps. Relief shown pictorially. Shows settlements, roads, Indian tribes, rivers, etc. Illustrated cartouche. Includes descriptive text. Prime meridians: Ferro and London. Printed on 4 sheets; joined as 2.
Reference:
P-Maps, 594; Wheat 226; Karpinski CIX.
World Area:
North America
Country:
Mexico
State/Province:
U.S. West
Full Title:
(Composite of) A new map of North America, with the West India Islands. (with) A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay. (with) The passage by land to California discover'd by Father Eusebius Francis Kino a Jesuit, between the years 1692 and 1701 before which and for a considerable time since California has always been described in all charts & maps as an island. Divided according to the Preliminary Articles of Peace, signed at Versailles, 20 Jan. 1783, wherein are particularly distinguished the United States and the several provinces, governments &c. which compose the British Dominions, laid down according to the latest surveys, and corrected from the original materials of Goverr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliamt. London, Published by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street, 12th May, 1794.
List No:
2310.082
Page No:
(67-68)
Series No:
84
Publication Author:
Kitchin, Thomas; Robert Laurie & James Whittle
Pub Date:
1804
Pub Title:
(A new universal atlas, exhibiting all the empires, kingdoms, states, republics, &c. &c. in the whole World; being a complete collection of the most approved maps extant; corrected with the greatest care, and augmented from the last edition of D'Anville and Robert (de Vaugondy) with many improvements by Major James Rennel, and other eminent geographers, including all the tracks and new discoveries of the British circumnavigators, Biron, Wallis, Carteret, Captain James Cook, Vancouver, Perouse, &c. &c. 6th Ed. ... London, R. Laurie & J. Whittle, 1804)
Pub Reference:
OCLC 7160203. Cf P699; Shirley R. Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T.LAU-1c (1799 ed.); NMM 375 (3rd ed. 1801)
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
2310.000
Pub Type:
World Atlas
Pub Maps:
76
Pub Height cm:
57
Pub Width cm:
41
Image No:
2310082
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2006
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(Composite of) A new map of North America, with the West India Islands. (with) A pa…