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Auction 183, Lot 102

"A New Map of Upper & Lower Canada", Weld, Isaac

Subject: Great Lakes, Canada

Period: 1798 (dated)

Publication: Travels Through the States of North America…

Color: Black & White

8.9 x 6.8 inches
22.6 x 17.3 cm
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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. Published by John Stockdale on November 10, 1798.

References: Kershaw #992; Howes #W-235

Condition: A

Issued folding with a "1804" watermark and minor offsetting.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $60

Closed on 6/9/2021