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A new chart of the English empire in North America

Author(s)
Description
Issued in envelope with title on flap. The title "is taken from the copy in the Public record office [London] upon which it is found in the form of an engrossed inscription." cf. Notes on the Southack map (Boston, 1717) "A facsimile of the original map in the John Carter Brown Library, Providence, Rhode Island, 1942. Reproduced in collotype by the Meriden Gravure Company." "To His Excellency Samuel Shute esqr. ... And also to the Honble. Council and Representatives in General court assembled at the sessions held at Boston the 7th of Noember, 1716. This chart is most humbly dedicated & presented by Capt. Cyprian Southack." Key to 140 place names included. Historic Maps copy imperfect: envelope and "Notes on the Southack map" wanting.
Publisher
[Providence, R.I. : s.n., 1942]
Subject(s)
Canada—Maps—Early works to 1800—Facsimiles and East (U.S.)—Maps—Early works to 1800—Facsimiles
Held by
Princeton
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