Colored View of Wolves Islands at Entrance of Passamaquoddy Bay

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Parent Map: Sepia View of Wolves Islands at Entrance of Passamaquoddy Bay

Title: Colored View of Wolves Islands at Entrance of Passamaquoddy Bay

Creator: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824

Publishing Location:

Region Depicted: Passamaquoddy Bay

Date Produced: circa 1781

Date Published: circa 1781

Subjects: Passamaquoddy Bay (N.B. and Me.) · Islands · Views · Geography --Pictorial works · Maps--Early works to 1800 · Sailing ships · Maine--Maps

Map Type: Views

Dimensions: Map Inset

Printing Process: Etching

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Title supplied by cataloger. Two views on one sheet.

Brief Description: Full colored view of the "Wolves Islands" near the entrance to Passamaquoddy Bay. The island group is made up of Eastern Wolf Island, Green Rock, Spruce Island, Flat Wolf Island, and Southern Wolf Island. The view shows a number of sailing ships navigating between the islands.

Physical Description: Map inset

Theme: Maine Counties and Towns/Cities