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The state of Virginia : from the best authorities

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Names
Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826 ) (Author)
Smither, James (Engraver)
Lewis, Samuel (1753 or 4-1822 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Atlases

Notes on the State of Virginia. By Thomas Jefferson.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1794
Place Term: Philadelphia
Publisher: Printed for Mathew Carey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6322 [LHS 101; atlas cases]
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6322 (Folded plate facing t.p.) [In LHS 101]
Topics
Virginia
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Notes
Content : "Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthries Geography improved."

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 51.

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

Content : Prime meridians: Philadelphia and London.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Statement of Responsibility: By Samuel Lewis, 1794 ; Smither, sculpt.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 34 x 50 cm., folded to 21 x 12 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 2620709
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14550827
RLIN/OCLC : 48071029
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15244531
UUID: 770e4bc0-c5d3-012f-eee0-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1743: Creator Born
  • 1794: Issued
  • 1826: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The state of Virginia : from the best authorities" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1794. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f2cd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The state of Virginia : from the best authorities" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f2cd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1794). The state of Virginia : from the best authorities Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f2cd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The state of Virginia : from the best authorities