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Collection Reference Number GLC05714
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title Canada et Louisiana [double page engraving with hand coloring]
Date 1755
Author Le Rouge, George L. (fl. 1755)  
Document Type Map
Content Description Drawn by George Le Rouge, Engineer to the King. With hand-colored outlines. Double-page engraving showing the east coast of North America from New Foundland to Florida, with insets of Niagara Falls (small), New Orleans (medium) and upper Louisiana (large). The border of the English colonies clearly runs along the Alleghenies. Forts are also indicated, including Washington's Fort Necessity.
Subjects Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Geography and Natural History  France  Fortification  Canada  French and Indian War  Military History  
Place written Paris, France
Theme Government & Politics; Foreign Affairs; French & Indian Wars
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859