A Map of the King of Great Britain's Dominions in Europe, Africa, and America

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: A Map of the King of Great Britain's Dominions in Europe, Africa, and America

Barcode: 36845

Creator: Bowen, Emanuel (d. 1767)

Date Produced: 1740

Date Published: 1740

Language: English

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Map of the Atlantic Ocean shown on a circular projection, showing the English dominions in North and South America, Europe and Western Africa. The American colonies are named, with all land to the west referred to as Louisiana. Africa is shown with central part of the continent labeled "Negroland." Includes explanations in each corner. Map includes explanatory text concerning French fishing rights, meanings of countries' colors, and other information.

Physical Description: 1 map: colored; illustrated

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/36845.0001