"Various Plans and Draughts of Cities, Towns, Harbours &c. Drawn from the Latest Authorities", Conder, Thomas
Subject: Colonial United States, Cuba
Period: 1778 (circa)
Publication: Millar's New Complete & Universal System of Geography
Color: Hand Color
8.4 x 11.9 inches
21.3 x 30.2 cm
This very attractive sheet has five maps: Plan of the Harbour of New-York and Parts adjacent, The Town & Harbour of Boston &c., Draught of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelphia, Plan of the Harbour of Charles Town, South Carolina, and Plan of the City & Harbour of Havana, Capital of Cuba. Each map is very detailed with city plans, islands, and channels. Filled with interesting and early place names: Old Town and New Town on Staten Island, Elizabeth Town, Penny Ferry, Inn de Marmoleno, Johnstons Fort, etc. Top and bottom have decorative garlands.
Some toning due to being backed with a non-archival matte that is darkest outside of the image's border and remnants of hinge tape on verso.