Plate I. The Claims of the French in 1756 are coloured Yellow.

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Parent Map: 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.

Title: Plate I. The Claims of the French in 1756 are coloured Yellow.

Creator: Jefferys, Thomas

Publishing Location:

Region Depicted: North America · United States · Canada · Bahamas

Date Produced: 1763

Date Published: 1763

Language: English

Subjects: North America · Colonial America · Maps--Early works to 1800

Map Type: Geographical, Historical, Political

Dimensions: Map Inset

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Title taken from label in upper left corner of the overlay.

Brief Description: Overlay map of North America showing French colonial possessions in 1756

Physical Description: Map inset

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