Nouvelle carte de l'Amerique septentrionale : dressee sur les plus nouvelles observations de messieurs de l'Academie des Sciences et des meilleurs geographes avec des tables tres instructives et curieuses de la division de tous les etats et les differents souverains qui en sont possesseurs.

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Map shows routes of exploration in North America up to the early eighteenth century and the names and locations various Native American tribes. Includes indexes to territories and places. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:18,500,000].

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1 map : 43 x 58 cm.

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Chatelain, Henri Abraham [1721..1739].

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  • Main Title: Nouvelle carte de l'Amerique septentrionale : dressee sur les plus nouvelles observations de messieurs de l'Academie des Sciences et des meilleurs geographes avec des tables tres instructives et curieuses de la division de tous les etats et les differents souverains qui en sont possesseurs.
  • Parallel Title: New map of North America: Created with the newest contributions by gentlemen from the Academy of Sciences and the best geographers with very instructive tables and inquisitive division of all the different states and rulers who are owners.

Description

Map shows routes of exploration in North America up to the early eighteenth century and the names and locations various Native American tribes. Includes indexes to territories and places. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:18,500,000].

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1 map : 43 x 58 cm.

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Map is possibly from an edition of Atlas Historique by Chatelain and published between 1721 and 1739.

May have been published in Amsterdam.

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  • [1721..1739]

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Chatelain, Henri Abraham. Nouvelle carte de l'Amerique septentrionale : dressee sur les plus nouvelles observations de messieurs de l'Academie des Sciences et des meilleurs geographes avec des tables tres instructives et curieuses de la division de tous les etats et les differents souverains qui en sont possesseurs., map, [1721..1739]; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth231387/: accessed October 16, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.