NORTH AMERICA/ from the French/ of M.R D'ANVILLE
OH: 21 3/4" x OW: 29 1/8"; Plate H: 18 3/4" x W: 20 3/4"
Black and white line engraving with period hand color on laid paper
Gift of Mrs. Anna Glen B. Vietor
Acc. No. 1982-86
This map depicts the east coast of North America from Newfoundland to the northern half of Florida.
The cartouche in the lower right corner reads: "NORTH AMERICA/ from the French/ of M.R D'ANVILLE/ IMPROVED/ with THE ENGLISH SURVEYS made Since the Peace/ Scales/ Sea Leagues 20 to a Degree./ English Miles 69 1/2 to a Degree./ NB. The Boundaries of the Provinces since the conquest of Canada are laid down as settled by the King in Council"
The lower margin reads: "LONDON Printed for Rob.t Sayer & J. Bennett, Map & Printsellers, N.o 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs 10 June 1775."