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A general map of the middle British colonies in America : viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut and Rhode-Island : of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France : wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations

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Names
Evans, Lewis (1700?-1756 ) (Cartographer)
Jefferys, Thomas (d. 1771) (Publisher)
Gibson, J. (John) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1758
Place Term: [London]
Publisher: Sold by T. Jefferys, Charing Cross
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-384 [Filed with U.S. 1758]
Topics
New York (State) --
Connecticut --
New Jersey --
Virginia --
Delaware --
Maryland --
Pennsylvania --
Rhode Island --
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Indians of North America
Northeastern States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Includes historical notes, 3 distance tables, and inset "A sketch of the remaining part of Ohio R. &c."

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : NYPL copy imperfect: missing parts of the title and map.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Citation/reference : LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 712

Content : Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia.

Statement of Responsibility: Carefully copied from the original publish'd at Philadelphia, by Mr. Lewis Evans 1755, with some improvements by I. Gibson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 49 x 65 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5405738
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14963771
UUID: 023dc3b0-c52b-012f-60c6-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1758: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A general map of the middle British colonies in America : viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut and Rhode-Island : of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France : wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1758. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A general map of the middle British colonies in America : viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut and Rhode-Island : of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France : wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1758). A general map of the middle British colonies in America : viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut and Rhode-Island : of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France : wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A general map of the middle British colonies in America : viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut and Rhode-Island : of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France : wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations