Map of the Middle British Colonies in North America.purl.stanford.edu/hy644sv7151
- A Map of the Middle British Colonies in North America. First Published by Mr. Lewis Evans, of Philadelphia, in 1755; and since corrected and improved, as also extended with the addition of New England, and bordering Parts of Canada; in A Topographical Description of Such Parts of North America as are Contained in the (Annexed) Map of the Middle British Colonies, in North America. Pownall, Thomas; Evans, Lewis; Almon, John; Turner, James; Gist, Christopher. London: 1776
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- This work contains an updated version of Lewis Evans' important 1755 "Map of the Middle British Colonies in North America. Pownall's "Topographical Description" text accompanying the map describes the areas contained in the updated map in great detail. In addition, there are six important appendices of writings by explorers in the region plus parts of Evans' original essay on his 1755 edition of the map. The writings and the map provide an unique look at the late 18th century American environment and settlements.