Evans, Lewis, 1700?-1756
Turner, James, -1759
Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805
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by Lewis Evans ; engraved by Jas. Turner in Philadelphia
Published according to act of Parliament, by Lewis Evans, June 23, 1755, and sold by R. Dodley, in Pall-Mall, London, & by the author in Philadelphia
Scale [ca. 1:2,250,000]
New-York Historical Society
New-York Historical Society Collection
United States--Maps--Early works to 1800,Canada, Eastern--Maps--Early works to 1800,Northeastern States--Maps--Early works to 1800
North and Central America (continent), United States (country), Iowa (state)
1 map : engraving ; 50 x 67 cm, on sheet 52 x 69 cm
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Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia.,Relief shown by hachures.,From Evans, L. Geographical, historical, political, philosophical and mechanical essays, Philadelphia, 1755.,Inset: A sketch of the remaining part of Ohio R. &c.,"To the honourable Thomas Pownall Esqr. Permit me, Sir, to pay you this tribute of gratitude. for the great assistance you have given me in this map ... Your most obedient, and most humble servant, Evans.","Explanation to the italic capitals.","The Confederates, July 19, 1701, at Albany, surrendered this their beaver-hunting country to the English ...","The Confederates, formerly of 5, now of 7 Nations, called by the French Iroquois, consist of 1 Caniigaes or Mohocks, 2 Onoyuts, 3 Onondagaes, 4 Cayugaes, 5 Chemandoanes or Senecas, 6 Tuscaroras, 7 Sisisogaes."