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

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1758
Place: 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."
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
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.
NYPL copy imperfect: missing parts of the title and map.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5405738
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14963771
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 023dc3b0-c52b-012f-60c6-3c075448cc4b
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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

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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" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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