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A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina

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Title
A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina
Names
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 (Publisher)
Fry, Joshua, approximately 1700-1754 (Cartographer)
Jefferson, Peter, 1708-1757 (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1775
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for Robt. Sayer, at No. 53 in Fleet Street
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-346
Topics
Middle Atlantic States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Maryland -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Appears in Thomas Jefferys' American atlas.
Content: Described in: Fry & Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland : facsimiles of the 1754 and 1794 printings. 1966. p. [21].
Content: Includes distance chart and ill.
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Outline color.
Content: Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Sheets numbered on verso: 21 -- 22.
Version identification: This version differs from similar versions, because of omission of Jefferys' name and address from the imprint.
Citation/reference: Variant of Cumming 449
Statement of responsibility: "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk, Earl of Halifax ... This map is most humbly inscribed ... by ... Tho's Jefferys. "
Statement of responsibility: drawn by Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson in 1775.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 80 x 122 cm., sheets 53 x 127 cm.
NYPL copy mounted on muslin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 23617302
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14905752
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 07de3620-c52b-012f-0035-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1725: Creator Born
  • 1775: Issued
  • 1794: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1775. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/07de3620-c52b-012f-0035-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 2, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/07de3620-c52b-012f-0035-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1775). A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/07de3620-c52b-012f-0035-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina