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A general map of the middle British colonies, in America : containing Virginia, Maryland, the Delaware counties, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey ; with the addition of New York, and of the greatest part of New England, as also of the bordering parts of the province of Quebec

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Names
Pownall, Thomas (1722-1805) (Cartographer)
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 15th Octr. 1776
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed for R. Sayer & J. Bennett, map, chart & printsellers, No. 53, Fleet Street ...,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5331
Topics
New York (State) --
New Jersey --
New England --
Virginia --
Delaware --
Maryland --
Pennsylvania --
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Northeastern States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "As the Act directs."

Content : From the author's American military atlas, pl. III

Content : Inset: A sketch of the upper parts of Canada.

Content : 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, 714

Statement of Responsibility: Improved from several surveys made after the late war, and corrected from Governor Pownall's late map 1776.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 48 x 64 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5402553
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15128971
UUID: 038b47f0-c52b-012f-041e-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 15: Issued
  • 1722: Creator Born
  • 1805: Creator Died
  • 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 : containing Virginia, Maryland, the Delaware counties, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey ; with the addition of New York, and of the greatest part of New England, as also of the bordering parts of the province of Quebec" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 15th Octr. 1776. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0e9-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 : containing Virginia, Maryland, the Delaware counties, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey ; with the addition of New York, and of the greatest part of New England, as also of the bordering parts of the province of Quebec" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0e9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (15th Octr. 1776). A general map of the middle British colonies, in America : containing Virginia, Maryland, the Delaware counties, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey ; with the addition of New York, and of the greatest part of New England, as also of the bordering parts of the province of Quebec Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0e9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A general map of the middle British colonies, in America : containing Virginia, Maryland, the Delaware counties, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey ; with the addition of New York, and of the greatest part of New England, as also of the bordering parts of the province of Quebec