Collection: Osher Map Library Collection
Name: Extract from a Map of the British and French Dominions in North America
Notes: Handwritten note at top of map: "From Joseph L. Moody, Saco, March 18 1873." Note: "This map was undertaken with the approbation and at the request of the Lords Commissioners for Trade and Plantations; and is chiefly composed from draughts, charts and actual surveys of different parts of His Majesties colonies and plantations in America; great part of which have been lately taken by their Lordships Orders and transmitted to this office by the governors of the said colonies and others." John Pownall, Secretary.
Date is not 1755 by more likely 1838-40 (given the engraver).
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Dimensions: 34 x 33 cm on sheet 40 x 39 cm