Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection
Description: A Map of the British and French Settlements in North America.
Bar Code: 47468
Creator: Hinton, John, -1781
Region Depicted: Canada · New France · Nova Scotia
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.
Subjects: Canada · Great Lakes (North America) · East (U.S.) · New France · Nova Scotia
Source Referenced: 28 x 38 cm.
Map Type: Geographical , Political , Boundary
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
Insets: Fort Frederick at Crown Point built by the French in 1731.
Associated Cartouche: Cartouche, 1755, A Map of the British and French Settlements in North America.