Fort Frederick at Crown Point built by the French in 1731.

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Parent Map: A Map of the British and French Settlements in North America.

Title: Fort Frederick at Crown Point built by the French in 1731.

Creator: Hinton, John, -1781

Publishing Location:

Region Depicted: Fort Frederick, New York

Date Produced: 1755

Date Published: 1755

Language: English

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.

Subjects: Fort Albany (N.Y.) · Fortification

Map Type: Geographical, Views

Dimensions: Map inset

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Inset showing layout of Fort Frederick, New York.

Physical Description: Map inset

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