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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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Title
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
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: 1776-10-15
Place: 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.
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, 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
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5402553
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15128971
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 038b47f0-c52b-012f-041e-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1722: Creator Born
  • 1776: Issued
  • 1805: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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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. 1776-10-15. 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. "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 July 31, 2016. 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. (1776-10-15). 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