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Map of USA - 1795

Bowle’s New One-Sheet Map of the United States with the territories belonging to Great Britain and Spain. Printed By Bowles & Carver, No. 69 St. Paul’s Churchyard, London. In color. Framed in modern wood frame with non-acid paper backing by Jill Flink.

Object number: 1976.15.1

Dimensions: 27 1/8"L x 22 1/2"W

Printed 12 January, 1795.



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie