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)
Jefferson, Peter (1708-1757 ) (Cartographer)
Jefferys, Thomas (d. 1771) (Engraver)
Fry, Joshua (1700 (ca.)-1754 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1775
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed for Robt. Sayer at No. 53 in Fleet Street, & Thos. Jefferys at the corner of St. Martins Lane, Charing Cross,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5085
Topics
Middle Atlantic States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Maryland -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Notes
Content : To the Right Honourable George Dunk, Earl of Halifax, First Lord Commissioner, and to the Rest of the Right Honourable and Honourable Commissioners, for Trade and Plantations. This map is most humbly inscribed to their Lordships. By their Lordships Most Obedient & most devoted humble servt. Thos. Jefferys.

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

Content : Includes distance chart by J. Dalrymple and ill.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 64.

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

Content : Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Citation/reference : Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, 449

Statement of Responsibility: Drawn by Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson in 1775.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 79 x 121 cm., sheets 79 x 61 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5402281
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15042322
UUID: f67434f0-c5d4-012f-8913-58d385a7bc34

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-f07a-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 July 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f07a-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-f07a-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