Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection
Title: A Map of the British and French Settlements in North America.
Creator: Hinton, John, -1781
Date Produced: 1755
Date Published: 1755
Historical Context: This is one of several maps depicting the growing tensions between the French and the British which resulted in the French and Indian War. Next to the decorative cartouche is an inset map of Fort Frederick at Crown Point built by the French in 1731.
Dimensions: 28 x 38 cm.
Material Type: Paper
Brief Description: Illustrated map showing the British and French settlements in North America with inset of fort and a decorative cartouche.
Physical Description: 1 map: illustrated, colored
Associated Cartouche: Cartouche, 1755, A Map of the British and French Settlements in North America.
Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/47468.0001