Map of the state of Virginia
NamesTanner, Henry Schenck (1786-1858 ) (Publisher)Böye, Herman (Cartographer)Perkins, Joseph (1788-1842 ) (Engraver)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1826Place: [Philadelphia]Publisher: H.S. Tanner
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 01-1958 [Map Div. has 8 sheets only]
TopicsVirginia -- MapsVirginia -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps
NotesContent: "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the state of Virginia."Citation/reference: Deak, 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: NYPL copy in Map Div. 01-1958 imperfect: lacks sheet with view of University of Virginia (Digital image reflects imperfection with blank area where sheet would have been) ; held in Stokes Collection, no. E143. Also pieces of map with imprint information missing in the lower right corner.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 DescriptionExtent: 1 map on 9 sheets : hand col. ; 237 x 154 cm., sheets 52 x 78 cm.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 41152580NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15063208Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 89fdd810-c52b-012f-831d-3c075448cc4b
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