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A sketch of the several routes of the French from Quebec to the Missisippi sic, with the principal rivers and lakes thro' which they pass also of the route from New York to Oswego, and from Albany to Montreal, and of the route from Kenebec River to Quebec, & from New Hampshire to Lake St Pierre in Canada /
done by order of His Excellency Major General Shirley, from the most authentic maps and best intelligence, by Wm. Alexander, Secretary to His Excy.
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"A sketch of the several routes of the French from Quebec &c."--Fragment pasted on lining paper of binding.
"In Majr. Genl. Shirley's letter of Sepr. 28th 1755."--Fragment pasted on lining paper of binding.
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Map extending from part of Lake Superior in the north west and Québec City in the north east, south to the Wabash and Rocky Rivers in the west, and New York in the east. Shows French and British forts, and Indian lands. The various routes are marked in different colours.
Originally part of Colonial Office file CO 5/46/217.
Volume reference no. on publisher's website: MPG 1/331.
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Electronic reproduction. Marlborough, England : Adam Matthew Digital, c2015. (Colonial America. Module 1)
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