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Collection Fort Nisqually Permanent Collection
Object ID Number 2002.05.01
Object Name Map
Description Map of British North America c. 1850. The map illustrates the northern United States up through Alaska and the Arctic Ocean, including Greenland and Iceland. British territories are outlined in red, Alaska, labeled "Russian America," and the United States territories are outlined in green, Greenland is outlined in yellow, and Iceland is simply black and white. Engraved by J.&C. Walker, published London, Charles Knight and Co., 22 Ludgate Street. Map is a page torn from a book, measures 16 3/4 inches by 13 3/4 inches.
Date c. 1850
Year Range from 1846.0
Year Range to 1865.0
Search Terms Map
Geography
Cartography
North America
British North America
Canada
Alaska
Russian America
Imagefile 006\20020501.JPG