Oswego an English Fort

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Parent Map: A Map of New England & ye Country adjacent, extending Northward to Quebec, & Westward to Niagara, on Lake Ontario: shewing Gen: Shirley and Gen: Iohnson's Routs, & many places omitted in other Maps: Communicated by a gentleman who resided in these parts.

Title: Oswego an English Fort

Creator: General Magazine of Arts and Science*,

Publisher: General Magazine of Arts and Science*,

Purveyor: Owen, W.*

Publishing Location:

Region Depicted: Oswego, New York

Date Produced: 1755

Date Published: 1755

Language: English

Subjects: Oswego (N.Y.) · United States --History --French and Indian War, 1754-1763 · Fortification · Ontario, Lake (N.Y. and Ont.) · Oswego River (N.Y.) · Fort Oswego (Oswego, N.Y.) · Maps--Early works to 1800

Map Type: Thematic, Historical

Dimensions: Map Inset

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Map showing Fort Oswego, New York, and adjacent Lake Ontario and Onondaga River (Oswego River). The map includes sounding for the lake and river. Map is oriented with North at the bottom.

Physical Description: Map inset

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