Partie de la Novvelle Angleterre contenant les villes, les bourgs, et le commerce des habitans [Part of New England containing the cities, towns, and trade of its inhabitants]

Circa 1720.

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An unidentified French cartographer modeled this eighteenth-century map of New England on the English “Map of New-England” John Foster published in 1677, but added information designed to facilitate French-Indian raids of the English settlements.

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Metadata Details
Item Type Map
Title Partie de la Novvelle Angleterre contenant les villes, les bourgs, et le commerce des habitans [Part of New England containing the cities, towns, and trade of its inhabitants]
Short Title Part of New England, 1720
Publication Date Circa 1720
Call Number VAULT drawer Ayer MS map 30 sheet 88
Location Special Collections 4th floor