Plotting Evangeline's Wanderings on a 1763 Map
You can click on the markers to read how the poem describes the various parts of North America it moves through...
1763 is the year the British exiled the Acadians from their homes. But the poem moves in time as well as space. It ends after 1793 (the year of the plague in Philadelphia). To see how the map changes during that time, CLICK HERE
Courtesy The David Rumsey Map Collection |
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