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Dunn, Samuel (fl. 1774) North America as divided amongst the European powers

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02373 Author/Creator: Dunn, Samuel (fl. 1774) Place Written: London, England Type: Map Date: 10 January 1774 Pagination: 1 map ; 45 x 57 cm.

Summary of Content: From The American Military Pocket Atlas (London, 1776), used by the British forces in the American Revolutionary War. "39" written on top right and bottom right corner of map. Reference numbers: Lowery 563. Phillips, Atlases 1206.

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Geography and Natural HistoryGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyRevolutionary WarMilitary HistoryRevolution

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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