A map of Virginia : formed from actual surveys and the latest as well as the most accurate observations

More Details Cite This Item

Library division & collection with this item:

View this item elsewhere:

Title
A map of Virginia : formed from actual surveys and the latest as well as the most accurate observations
Names
Davis, William (Artist)
Madison, James (1749-1812 ) (Author)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1818
Place: Richmond
Publisher: Proprietors of the General Assembly of Virginia
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6279 [LHS 55b, SW and SE sheets only]
Topics
Virginia -- Maps
Virginia
Ohio -- Maps
Notes
Content: [2nd ed.]
Content: Dedication: To the General Assembly of Virginia this map is respectfully inscribed by their fellow citizens, James Madison, William Prentis, William Davis, proprietors.
Content: First ed. publihed 1807.
Content: Insets: Michigan Territory, Ohio -- [View of the] The city of Richmond, Metropolis of Virginia.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 55a.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Shows state and county boundaries, roads, towns and villages, courthouses, dwelling houses, iron works, mills, and salt works.
Statement of responsibility: by James Madison ; drawn by Wm. Davis ; with extensive additions and corrections to the year 1818.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 6 sheets ; [120 x 181 cm.?], sheets 63 x 64 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 12417736
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15315100
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f301cf10-c5d4-012f-d527-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
We believe that this item has no known US copyright restrictions. The item may be subject to rights of privacy, rights of publicity and other restrictions. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library." Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1818: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of Virginia : formed from actual surveys and the latest as well as the most accurate observations" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1818. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3b30-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of Virginia : formed from actual surveys and the latest as well as the most accurate observations" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3b30-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1818). A map of Virginia : formed from actual surveys and the latest as well as the most accurate observations Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3b30-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3b30-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) A map of Virginia : formed from actual surveys and the latest as well as the most accurate observations, (1818) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=September 27, 2016 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

A map of Virginia : formed from actual surveys and the latest as well as the most accurate observations