A New Map of Nova Scotia and Cape Britain. With adjacent parts of New England and Canada, Composed from a great number of actual surveys and other materials Regulated by many new Astronomical Observations of the Longitute as well as Latitude: with an Expl

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: A New Map of Nova Scotia and Cape Britain. With adjacent parts of New England and Canada, Composed from a great number of actual surveys and other materials Regulated by many new Astronomical Observations of the Longitute as well as Latitude: with an Explanation.

Barcode: 684

Creator: Jefferys, Thomas

Publisher: Jefferys, Thomas

Region Depicted: New England · Massachusetts · Vermont · New Hampshire · Maine · Nova Scotia · Maritime Provinces · Canada

Date Produced: 1755

Date Published: 1755

Language: English

Subjects: New England · Massachusetts · Vermont · New Hampshire · Maine · Nova Scotia · Maritime Provinces · Canada · Fortification · Colonial America · Indians of North America · Native Americans · Maps--Early works to 1800 · Qu├ębec (Province)

Map Type: Geographical, Political

Dimensions: 46 x 61 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Ghostly, faded, upside down print of map underneath actual map. Bottom right corner: "1755 Published according to Act of Parliament by Thos. Jefferys Geographer to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales at the corner of St. Martins Lane, Charing Cross, London.

Brief Description: Map of New England and the Maritime Provinces showing the locations of Native American tribes, French forts, and banks and shoals.

Physical Description: 1 map: hand colored

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

Associated Cartouche: Cartouche, 1755, A New Map of Nova Scotia and Cape Britain. With adjacent parts of New England and Canada, Composed from a great number of actual surveys and other materials Regulated by many new Astronomical Observations of the Longitute as well as Latit

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/684.0001