Manuscript map showing the military locations along the river routes from Fort Presque Isle on Lake Erie to Fort Cumberland.
Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797
Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies
1760 - 1763
[Producer not identified]
Scale approximately 1:316,800
British Library Collection
Fortification--Ohio River Valley--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800,Ohio River Valley--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
North and Central America (continent), United States (country), Iowa (state)
1 map on 2 sheets : joined, manuscript pen and ink with watercolour ; 99 x 42 cm
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Date attributed from inclusion of Fort Venango. Unsigned.,Relief shown pictorially.,Shows forts and military locations; Fort Presque Isle, Fort Le Boeuf, Fort Venango, Fort Pitt, Fort Burd (also known as Redstone), and Fort Cumberland.,Shows roads and "General Braddock's Road".,Shows scale bar at lower centre, "Scale of 50 Miles".,Compare Add Ms 57,714.2. and Add Ms 57,714.4. for similar maps by another hand.,Compare Maps K.Top. 121.15.2. showing similar detail.,Copy at Add Ms 57,714.4. Bound in R.U.S.I. Vol LXXIX. Shows manuscript addition of "4" in pencil at lower right. Shows "A 19" in pencil at upper right. Laid on archival tissue. Green circular label to verso shows "9". Manuscript addtion to verso in pencil show "Drawer 29 section 3". Blue label to verso shows "A 29/50". Paper watermark shows "Gerrevink".