Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection
Title: Chart of the Atlantic Ocean, with the British, French, & Spanish Settlements in North America, and the West Indies, as also on the Coast of Africa. By Thos. Jefferys Geographer to His Majesty.
Creator: Jefferys, Thomas, -1771
Region Depicted: North America · United States · Canada · Central America · Ecuador · Colombia · Venezuela · Guyana · Suriname · French Guiana · Caribbean Area · Cuba · Haiti · Dominican Republic · Puerto Rico · Jamaica · West Indies · Lesser Antilles · Greater Antilles · Bahamas · Algeria · Morocco · Western Sahara · Mauritania · Mali · Senegal · Guinea-Bissau · Gambia · Guinea · Sierra Leone · Burkina Faso · Ghana · Co?te d'Ivoire · West Africa · Atlantic Ocean · Cabo Verde · Azores · Canary Islands · Portugal · Spain · Ireland · England · Wales · Great Britain · Scotland · British Isles · France
Date Produced: 1763
Date Published: 1763
Subjects: North America · Central America · Ecuador · Colombia · Venezuela · Guyana · Suriname · French Guiana · Caribbean Area · Africa, West · Atlantic Ocean · Colonial America · Maps--Early works to 1800
Dimensions: 42 x 61 cm.
Printing Process: Engraving
Printing Technique: Copper
Material Type: Paper
Notes: Bottom right corner: "Published according to Act of Parliament by T. Jefferys the Corner of St. Martins Lane. Charing Cross." .
Brief Description: Map of North and Central America, and showing parts of South America, Africa, and Europe. This is the base map, which includes two overlaying inset maps, showing the colonial holding of Spain, France, and Great Britain in 1762. The map also includes tables of latitude and longitude of selected places with comparison to latitude and longitude on the maps of Bellin and D'Anville and charts and graphs relating the coordinates of various locations.
Physical Description: 1 map: colored
Insets: Plate II. The French Dominions as proposed by M. de Bussy in 1761 are coloured Yellow and the Lands proposed to be Neutral are coloured Freen., Plate I. The Claims of the French in 1756 are coloured Yellow.
Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/746.0001