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An Accurate Map of the English Colonies in North America Bordering on the River Ohio

Henry Overton (Firm); Overton, Henry
Map; Online
London : Printed for and Sold by H. Overton, at the White-Horse without Newgate [ca. 1755]
1 map : hand col. 35 x 31 cm.on sheet 35 x 41 cm.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Map is printed between two columns of text. Dated 1754 by McCorkle, who believes this broadside printing was issued before the smaller version.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Imperfect: Sophisticated copy? text columns seem to be pasted to the map.Sheet is diffusely browned, with very closely cropped margins. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
Other Forms
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Cited in
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 54
McCorkle, B.B. New England, 754.2.
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Area Table 7 1755 Overton