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Maker(s):Moll, Herman
Culture:English (c.1654-1732)
Title:map: A Map of New France Containing Canada, Louisiana &c. in Nth. America. According to the Patent granted by the King of France to Monsieur Crozat.
Date Made:1717
Materials:paper, ink
Place Made:United Kingdom; England; London
Measurements:Image: 7 3/8 in x 10 1/4 in; 18.7325 cm x 26.035 cm
Accession Number:  HD 2011.8.1
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Description:
Map titled " A Map of New France Containing Canada, Louisiana &c. in Nth. America." from vol. 5 of Moll's "Atlas Geographus." The map of eastern North America extends from Newfoundland on the east to th upper Mississippi River on the west. Note in upper-right corner lists several placenames used on the map, and their English equivalents, "for thus the French have altered ye names in ye King's Grant of those Countries to Monsieur Crozat."

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