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Names
Perkins, Joseph (1788-1842 ) (Engraver)
Tanner, Henry Schenck (1786-1858 ) (Publisher)
Böye, Herman (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1826
Place Term: [Philadelphia]
Publisher: H.S. Tanner
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6280 [LHS 56; 3 folded sheets in atlas cases with 2 sheets filed flat]
Topics
Virginia -- Maps --
Virginia -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps --
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the state of Virginia."

Citation/reference : Deák, G.G. Picturing America, 1497-1899, 337

Content : Includes geological remarks, tables of population, steam boat routes, memoranda, altitudes and geographical positions.

Content : Insets: [View of] University of Virginia campus in Charlottesville -- View of Richmond from the West.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection, 56.

Content : NYPL copy in Map Div. 97-6280 complete in 5 sheets ; 2 sheets on board and 3 sheets folded.

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

Content : Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.

Content : Shows county boundaries.

Statement of Responsibility: Constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the Legislature and other original and authentic documents, by Herman Böye ; engraved by H.S. Tanner ; title, writn. & engrd. by Jos. Perkins.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 9 sheets : hand col. ; 237 x 154 cm., sheets 52 x 78 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 41152580
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15063208
UUID: f3c6a0f0-c5d4-012f-3161-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1788: Creator Born
  • 1826: Issued
  • 1842: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the state of Virginia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1826. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa72-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the state of Virginia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa72-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1826). Map of the state of Virginia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa72-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the state of Virginia