"[Pairl] North America [and] South America", Salmon, Thomas
Subject: Western Hemisphere
Period: 1765 (circa)
Publication: Thomas Salmon's Geography
Color: Black & White
9 x 7.2 inches
22.9 x 18.3 cm
Pair of decorative small maps. The map of North America contains a title cartouche featuring Niagara Falls and Native Americans. The British Colonies are confined east of the Appalachian Mountains. New Albion appears on the West Coast, which terminates at C. Blanco. The entire Northwest is labeled Parts Unknown. The map of South America includes the Galapagos and Solomon Islands in the Pacific and the Cape Verde Islands in the Atlantic. It is embellished with a landscape cartouche showing European explorers.
Couple of minor spots and light surface soil.