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Survey map of province of New Hampshire and northern edge of Massachusetts Bay Colony; Canada to the north.

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Maker
Langdon, Samuel, Mr. (Maker)
Date
1762
Possibly
Inscriptions
Printed: 1)(top) Engraved by Thomas__ __ tographer to HIS MAJESTY. 2) (center) To the right Honourable Charles Townshend/ HIS MAJESTY'S SECRETARY at WAR.../ Joseph Blanchard/ Samuel Langdon/ Portsmouth/ New Hampshire/ 22 Oct 1762(?) 3)(lower right) New Hampshire is bounded on the south by the Province of Massachusetts...
Location of origin
Portsmouth, NH, USA, (?); Portsmouth, NH, USA, Rockingham Cty
Material
engraving (printing process)
Object type
Art
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Allegorical Figure
allegory (artistic device)
Cannon
cannons (artillery)
Cherub
Coat-of-Arms
coats of arms
Crown
crowns (headdresses)
engraving (printing process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Flag
flags
lion
Lion
Map
maps
Native American
PICTURE, MAP
prints (visual works)
putti (motifs)
Shield
shields (motifs)
Stipple Engraved
Tree
trees
People and organizations
Blanchard, Joseph, Mr.
Townshend, Charles
Dimensions
34.5 x 32 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.274
Credit Line
Anonymous
GUSN
39634

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