BRITISH GOVERNMENTS in N'TH AMERICA Laid down agreeable to the PROCLAMATION of Oct. 7. 1763
Important map illustrating the new boundaries established at the end of the French and Indian War with England taking possession of the former French and Spanish Settlements in Canada and Florida. Map extends from the east coast of Newfoundland to East and West Florida, the Bahamas, and inland including the Great Lakes and French Louisiana. NOTE: boundary line indicating the limits of the Hudson's Bay Company, an etching of the fishing banks off Nova Scotia, and a large "Lands Reserved for the Indians" west of the Appalachians. Florida is divided into West and East indicating a territorial dispute with Spain from the ambiguities of the Louisiana Purchase. An inset map depicts Bermuda or Summer Islands. The King's Proclamation is published on page opposite this map in the Gentleman's Quarterly.
Map of the East coast of North America, with an inset map of Bermuda Island. Prime Meridian is based in Ferro. Each map has it's own scale bar, both in Miles. Main map has Stateline's shown for the majority of the Eastern States. Main map reads with North Pointing North West.
2 maps on 1 sheet ; 20 x 23 cm
Nova ScotiaNewfoundland and LabradorQuebec
North CarolinaLouisianaNew YorkFloridaPennsilvaniaGeorgiaSouth Carolina
-105.211; -48.573; 22.305; 53.267
Inset -64.924; 64.591; 32.235; 32.403
W. K. Morrison Special Collection
v.33 October 1763, opposite pg. 477
D. Henry and R. Cave
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