Sketch Map of Pascataqua

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Sketch Map of Pascataqua

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Description

The map shows southern Maine and northeastern New Hampshire. It was was "prepared expressly to illustrate Tuttle's Historical Papers. 1889." Astronomer and historian Charles Wesley Tuttle authored a series of historical papers, known collectively as "Tuttle's Historical Papers." This map appeared within Tuttle's work Francis Champernowne, the Dutch conquest of Acadie, and other historical paperscopy.

Francis Champernowne (1614-1687) was a prominent settler of Kittery, and nephew of Sir Fernando Gorges.

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About This Item

  • Title: Sketch Map of Pascataqua
  • Creation Date: circa 1889
  • Subject Date: circa 1690
  • County: York
  • State: ME, NH
  • Media: Ink on paper, map
  • Dimensions: 19.1 cm x 22.2 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 7/27, MS00-20.0344E
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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