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subject : United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps
Prime meridian: London.; Relief shown pictorially.
H.D. Symonds (publisher)
Russell, John, fl. 1733-1795, (creator)
Symonds, H. D. (Henry Delahoy), (contributor)
Prime meridian: London; Mitchell's map is one of the most important cartographic documents in American history. Editions of the map were consulted by the official representatives of Great Britain and the United States during the peace negotiations of 1782 and 1783, and it has frequently been used in subsequent North American boundary disputes.; Inset map: Nouvelle carte de la Baye D' Hudson et de Labrador; Library's copy has "Ticonderoga" misspelled as "Ticonderago" - indicating that sheet 3 is from the second impression.; Library's copy is from the 3rd edition, Mixed Impression, as described in Sellers no. 53. Sheet 3 is from the second impression; the cartouche sheet is probably from the fourth impression.; Watermarks
par le Rouge [...] rue des Grands Augustins (publisher)
Mitchell, John, 1711-1768. (creator)
Relief shown pictorially.; Scales of inset maps vary.; 42 in upper right margin.; Library copy has portions of upper left and lower right margins trimmed, removing some text and scale.; Although this map is dated 1783, it does not take into account the end of the war and the establishment of the United States.
Chez Basset, rue St. Jacques au coin de celle des Mathurins à Ste. Genevieve (publisher)
Phelipeau, René, fl. 1748-1784. (creator)
Nolin, Jean Baptiste, 1686-1762. (contributor)
Relief shown by hachures.; In right upper margin: XII.; Coastline colored.; From atlas accompanying "La Víe de Washington" [French translation of The life of Washington by John Marshall]; maps by Jean-Nicolas Buache.
Dentu (publisher)
Buache, Jean-Nicolas, 1741-1825. (creator)
Marshall, John, 1755-1835.; Washington, George, 1732-1799. (contributor)
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