An accurate map of North America describing and distinguishing the British and Spanish dominions of this great continent according to the definitive treaty concluded at Paris 10th Feby. 1763 : also all the West India Islands belonging to and possessed by the several European princes and states ; the whole laid down according to the latest and most authentick [sic.] improvements [Sheet 2]. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title An accurate map of North America describing and distinguishing the British and Spanish dominions of this great continent according to the definitive treaty concluded at Paris 10th Feby. 1763 : also all the West India Islands belonging to and possessed by the several European princes and states ; the whole laid down according to the latest and most authentick [sic.] improvements [Sheet 2].

Creator

  • Author: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: Printed for Robert Sayer
    Place of Publication: London

Date

  • Creation: 1775

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Map shows European settlements, areas of Native American habitation, routes of Spanish galleon voyages in the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. Includes explanation to symbols, text of Articles 4-7, 9, 17-18, and 20 of the Treaty of Paris, 1763, textual commentary and notes on explorers and discovery dates, and illustrated title cartouche depicting new world natives and animals. Insets: "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay" and "The passage by land to California discovered by Father Eusebius Francis Kino." Scale not given.
  • Physical Description: 1 map on 2 sheets : col. ; each 50 x 115 cm. or smaller, on sheets 54 x 123 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Geography and Maps
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - North America
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - Mexico
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Ethnic Groups - American Indians
  • Keyword: West Indies
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Caribbean Area -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Trade routes -- Caribbean Area -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: California, Gulf of (Mexico) -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Great Britain -- Territories and possessions -- Maps.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1775
  • Place Name: North America
  • Place Name: Mexico
  • Place Name: West Indies Archipelago
  • Place Name: Central America and Caribbean
  • Time Period: span-tex

Collection

  • Name: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
    Code: UTAM

Institution

  • Name: University of Texas at Arlington Library
    Code: UTA

Resource Type

  • Map

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 00-552B
  • OCLC: 43484711

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K
  • Display Note: Appears in Thomas Jefferys' American Atlas. 1775. No. 5, 6.