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Item : MAP 287 - British possessions in North America

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British possessions in North America

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for Montgomery Martin's History of the British Colonies, Vol. III

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AM1594-: MAP 287

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  • 1834 (Authorship)
    J. & C. Walker
    London (England)
    Drawn & engraved by J. & C. Walker
  • 1834 (Publication)
    J. Cochrane & Co.
    London (England)

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1 map : copper plate print, hand col. ; 37 x 49 cm

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Item is a map showing British territories and borders with Russian territories, the United States, and Mexico. Includes White population totals for Hudson Bay territory, Upper Canada, Lower Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Is., Prince Edward Is., and Newfoundland as well as white population for United States claimed territory, broken down by state.

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Missing piece of map edge has been repaired.

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