Auction 151, Lot 121

"A New Map of Upper & Lower Canada", Stockdale, John

Subject: Canada, Great Lakes

Period: 1798 (dated)

Publication: Travels Through the States of North America…

Color: Hand Color

9.1 x 6.8 inches
23.1 x 17.3 cm

This small map is centered on the Great Lakes and extends from Lake Winnipeg in the west to the mouth of the St. Lawrence and Anticosti Island in the east. There is nice detail of watersheds, shoreline and the southern portion of James Bay. The map locates a number of important forts including Ft. Chambly and Ft. George.

References: Kershaw #992.

Condition: B+

Issued folding on watermarked paper with light scattered foxing.

Estimate: $180 - $210

Sold for: $130

Closed on 11/19/2014