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Popple, Henry A Map of the British Empire in America... [index sheet, with 20 plates]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04526 Author/Creator: Popple, Henry Place Written: London Type: Map Date: 1733 Pagination: 21 plates 51.7 x 54 cm

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Summary of Content: Large engraved map composed in sheets. Streeter Sale 676.

People: Popple, Henry

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: SurveyingGlobal History and CivicsForeign Affairs

Sub Era: Early Settlements

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