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A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina

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Names
Sayer, Robert (1725-1794) (Publisher)
Fry, Joshua (1700 (ca.)-1754 ) (Cartographer)
Jefferson, Peter (1708-1757 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1775
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed for Robt. Sayer, at No. 53 in Fleet Street
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-346
Topics
Middle Atlantic States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Maryland -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Appears in Thomas Jefferys' American atlas.

Content : Described in: Fry & Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland : facsimiles of the 1754 and 1794 printings. 1966. p. [21].

Content : Includes distance chart and ill.

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

Content : NYPL copy mounted on muslin.

Content : Outline color.

Content : Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Content : Sheets numbered on verso: 21 -- 22.

Content : This version differs from similar versions, because of omission of Jefferys' name and address from the imprint.

Citation/reference : Variant of Cumming 449

Content : "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk, Earl of Halifax ... This map is most humbly inscribed ... by ... Tho's Jefferys. "

Statement of Responsibility: Drawn by Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson in 1775.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 80 x 122 cm., sheets 53 x 127 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 23617302
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14905752
UUID: 07de3620-c52b-012f-0035-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1725: Creator Born
  • 1775: Issued
  • 1794: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1775. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef98-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef98-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1775). A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef98-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina