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A map of the British American plantations, extending from Boston in New England to Georgia, including all the back settlements in the respective provinces, as far as the Mississipi / by Eman: Bowen, geogr. to his majesty.

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Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Title: A map of the British American plantations, extending from Boston in New England to Georgia, including all the back settlements in the respective provinces, as far as the Mississipi / by Eman: Bowen, geogr. to his majesty.
Map of the British American plantations, extending from Boston in New England to Georgia, including all the back settlements in the respective provinces, as far as the Mississippi
Date: 1754
Description: Cartouche, bottom right.

Relief shown pictorially.

Oriented with north to the upper left.

Prime meridian: Ferro.

In upper left margin: "Gent. Mag." In upper right margin: "July 1754".

From Gentleman's Magazine. July 1754, p. [323].

Covers New York and areas of New England, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia and other states reaching to the Mississippi River. Identifies Indian Nations.

Swem 180.

Cf. Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, 272.

Scale [ca. 1:6,500,000]

150 statute miles = 1 1/2 inches

Subjects: United States--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Great Britain--Colonies--America--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Indians of North America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Contributors: Hargrett Library
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Hargrett Library
Original Material: [London : Edw. Cave] | 1 map : uncol. ; 22 x 28 cm.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Title], [map number], Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

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Collection Information: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library Rare Map Collection