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A map of the country from Rariton River in East Jersey to Elk Head in Maryland: shewing the several operations of the American and British armies, in 1776 & 1777

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Title
A map of the country from Rariton River in East Jersey to Elk Head in Maryland: shewing the several operations of the American and British armies, in 1776 & 1777
Names
Seymour, Joseph H. (Engraver)
Lewis, Samuel, 1753 or 4-1822 (Cartographer)
Collection

Cartographic materials from the Emmet collection of manuscripts etc. relating to American history

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1807 (Inferred)
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: C. P. Wayne
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5330 [Filed with America, North, Part of, 1777]
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
New Jersey
Delaware
Delaware River Valley (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.) -- Maps
New Jersey -- History
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Appears in John Marshall's Life of George Washington. 1804-1807.
Numbering: In upper left margin: Plate V.
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 486
Citation/reference: EM7994 ; Emmet Collection, 7994.
Statement of responsibility: drawn by S. Lewis from surveys made by orders of G. Washington ; engraved by I.H. Seymour.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 25 x 40 cm.
NYPL copy in Map Div. 01-5330: Trimmed above neat line , lacks imprint information.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 4432500
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15128975
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c3191db0-c628-012f-0fb6-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. 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

  • 1807: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the country from Rariton River in East Jersey to Elk Head in Maryland" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1807. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee88-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the country from Rariton River in East Jersey to Elk Head in Maryland" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 27, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee88-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1807). A map of the country from Rariton River in East Jersey to Elk Head in Maryland Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee88-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of the country from Rariton River in East Jersey to Elk Head in Maryland