Collection: Smith Sheet Map Collection

Title Translation: New Map of English America containing everything that the English possess in North Americaa, Known as Canada, Nova Scotia or Acadia, the thirteen United Provinces which are: the four Colonies of New England ... written exactly after the latest geographical determinations made by Matthew Albert Lotter in Augsburg.

Barcode: 1990

Creator: Lotter, Matthius Albrecht (1741 -1810)

Date Produced: circa 02/1777

Date Published: circa 02/1777

Language: French

Subjects: Canada, Eastern · New England · Middle Atlantic States · South Atlantic States · Florida · Georgia · South Carolina · North Carolina · Virginia · Maryland · Delaware · Pennsylvania · New Jersey · New York (State) · Connecticut · Rhode Island · Massachusetts · Vermont · New Hampshire · Maine · Ontario · Nova Scotia · Acadia · Newfoundland and Labrador · Great Lakes (North America) · Colonial America · Native American tribes ·

Map Type: Geographical, Political

Dimensions: 61 x 50 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Appears in Tobias Conrad Lotter's "Atlas Geographique." 1778. This map was published in February 1777. This date we know from Lotter's advertisement in the journal Augspurgische Ordinari Postzeitung (Nr. 51, 28.02.1777) where he announced this "Neue Karte" (new map). The price was 24 Kreuzer (colored version).

Brief Description: Hand colored map showing Canada, New England, Middle Atlantic States and South Atlantic States.

Physical Description: 1 map: colored (hand-applied, outline), illustrated

Theme: From Colonies to Local Control: Mapping North America, 1494 to 1867

Collection/Donor: Smith

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