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A New & Accurate map of Louisiana, with Part of Florida and Canada, and the Adjacent Countries.

Description: This map shows most of North America with major states and areas labeled. Bodies of water, forests, and geographic features are also marked (with relief shown pictorially). There is a note in the lower left corner regarding the relationship of this map to previous, similar maps, particularly Mons'r. Bellin's "Maps of Canada, Louisiana &c." Scale [ca. 1:8,500,000].
Date: 1752~
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new & accurate map of Mexico or New Spain together with California, New Mexico &c.

Description: Map shows provinces in New Spain, cities, settlements, missions, notable and supposed physical features; New Mexico, Louisiana, and Florida. Inset: "The Gallapagos Islands discovered & described by Capt. Cowley in 1684." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by shading. Scale [ca. 1:10,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new & accurate map of the Island of Jamaica: divided into its principal parishes.

Description: Map shows boundaries, roads, forests, plantations and settlements. Insets: "Draught of the harbour of Port Antonio & St. Francis on the north east coast of Jamaica" and "Draught of Port Royal or Kingston Harbour in Jamaica." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:785 000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new & correct chart of the known world, laid down according to Mercator's projection exhibiting all the late discoveries & improvements : the whole being collected from the most authentic journals, charts & c.

Description: Map shows six continents as known by mid-eighteenth century, with North America and New Holland [Australia] incomplete; some political boundaries. Includes historical notes and dates. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1752
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : Performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century North American provinces, cities and towns, forts, Native American villages, and tribal territory. Shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia and in the Caribbean area are also shown. Includes historical and descriptive notes on native North American tribes and treaties. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows provinces, cities, towns, forts, Native American villages, tribal territory, shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia. Includes text of historical and descriptive notes. Inset: [Map showing the Bays of Hudson and Bylot]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : Performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 3].

Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century North American provinces, cities and towns, forts, and tribal territory. Shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of the Caribbean area are also shown. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 4].

Description: Map shows provinces, cities, towns, forts, Native American villages, tribal territory, shoals, banks, and other details along the coast of Mexico. Includes text of historical and descriptive notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Orbis vetus in utrâque continente : juxtà mentem Sansonianam distinctus, nec non observationibus astronomicis redatus.

Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century geography and major cities of four known continents and portions of two incomplete continents [unlabeled Australia and North America]. Western hemisphere is named "Atlantis Insula" and the southeastern coast of Australia is shown to include island areas actually located to its north. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:38,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles, 1688-1766
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du Pole Septentrional ce que l'on connoit de terres et de mers : avec les grandes chaines de montagnes qui traversent le globe

Description: This map shows the world as a physical planisphere projection, as viewed from the North Pole. Some geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Prime meridian: Isle de Fer.
Date: 1752
Creator: Bauche, Philippe, 1700-1773 & Schenk Jansz, Leonard, 1732-1800
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library