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.

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.

Barcode: 746

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

Language: English

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

Map Type: Geographical, Political, Historical

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.

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

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/746.0001