Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772
- Existence: 1703-1772
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
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
Dates: 1745-1755; Other: Date acquired: 1998