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Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772



  • Existence: 1703-1772

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Carte de la partie orientale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada, 1744

Identifier: MCC-00496
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one black and white copy of a map by Jacques Nicolas Bellin. It depicts landmarks of eastern Canada and part of northeast America extending from Newfoundland to the borders of Lake Ontario and south to Cape Cod. The map is extremely detailed, showing regions, borders, cities, settlements, Native American lands, portages, mountains, lakes, and rivers. Annotations appear throughout the map.This map, originally issued in 1744, became the foundation on...
Dates: 1744; Other: Unknown
Found in: Acadian Archives

Partie orientale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada map

Identifier: MCC-00163
Dates: 1745-1755; Other: Date acquired: 1998
Found in: Acadian Archives

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Canada--History--18th century 1
Canada--maps 1
France--History 1
Historical geography -- maps 1
New France--Discovery and exploration--French 1