Map of the Straits of Niagara from Lake Erie to Lake Ontario.
[London: William James, 1818.]
Engraved map. Sheet 405 x 220mm (16 x 8¾"). Watermarked 'J & M 1817'. Original bind folds, one split.
A near-contemporary map of the War of 1812, published as the frontispiece to William James' 'A Full and Correct Account of the Military Occurrences of the Late War Between Great Britain and the United States'. It marks the Forts Erie, George and Niagara, as well as Buffalo, the Falls, connecting roads, British troop locations and topographical features. An inset shows a cross-section of the Falls.
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