North America: engraved for Walker's geography &c.

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Map shows North American continent from the "Bhering Strait" to Greenland, to "Mexico or New Spain"; west and east Florida, [French] Louisiana, the United States, Baffin Bay and Hudson's Bay and Great Lakes, "River of the West," areas of Native American habitation, "Sir Fran. Drakes Har." [San Francisco Bay]. Scale not given.

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1 map : 18 x 21 cm.

Creation Information

Walker, John, 1759-1830 [1800..1810].

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  • W. Darton
    Place of Publication: [London, England]

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Map shows North American continent from the "Bhering Strait" to Greenland, to "Mexico or New Spain"; west and east Florida, [French] Louisiana, the United States, Baffin Bay and Hudson's Bay and Great Lakes, "River of the West," areas of Native American habitation, "Sir Fran. Drakes Har." [San Francisco Bay]. Scale not given.

Physical Description

1 map : 18 x 21 cm.

Notes

Map is similar to W. Darton, Junr.'s "North America," but lacks attribution, has outline color, and uses varied fonts for title, prime meridian note, and ocean labels; other minor variations are also noticeable.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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  • [1800..1810]

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  • Sept. 7, 2012, 1:35 p.m.

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  • June 17, 2020, 5:52 p.m.

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Walker, John, 1759-1830. North America: engraved for Walker's geography &c., map, [1800..1810]; [London, England]. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251842/: accessed September 25, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.