Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des decouvertes qui y ont ‚t‚ faites : dress‚e sur plusieurs observations et sur un grand nombre de relations imprim‚es ou manuscrites par Guillaume Del'Isle, Geographe de l'Academie Royale des Sciences

Collection: Smith Sheet Map Collection

Title: Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des decouvertes qui y ont ‚t‚ faites : dress‚e sur plusieurs observations et sur un grand nombre de relations imprim‚es ou manuscrites par Guillaume Del'Isle, Geographe de l'Academie Royale des Sciences

Title Translation: Map of Canada or New France and discoveries that have been made: Set from several observations and a number of printed or handwritten relations by William Del'Isle, Geographer of the Royal Academy of Sciences

Barcode: 4717

Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726

Publishing Location: Amsterdam

Region Depicted: Canada · Greenland · Eastern United States · North America

Date Produced: 1730

Date Published: 1730

Language: French

Subjects: Covens and Mortier · Canada · Greenland · Great Lakes (North America) · East (U.S.) · North America · Rivers · Lakes · North American Indians · Native Americans · Colonial America · Native American tribes

Map Type: Geographical

Dimensions: 52 x 62 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Imprint date from map dealer. Includes descriptive text. Incorporates Lahontan's imaginary features including the Pays des Gnacsitares and the Riviere Morte.

Brief Description: Map of North America featuring lakes, waterways, and tribal territories. Forests and mountains are represented by illustrations.

Physical Description: 1 map: colored (hand-applied outline)

Theme: From Colonies to Local Control: Mapping North America, 1494 to 1867

Associated Cartouche: Cartouche, 1730, Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des decouvertes qui y ont ‚t‚ faites : dress‚e sur plusieurs observations et sur un grand nombre de relations imprim‚es ou manuscrites par Guillaume Del'Isle, Geographe de l'Academie Royale des

Collection/Donor: Smith

Permanent URL: http://www.oshermaps.org/map/4717.0001