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A map of ye English Empire in ye continent of America : viz Virginia, Maryland, Carolina, New York, New Iarsey, New England, Pennsilvania

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Title
A map of ye English Empire in ye continent of America : viz Virginia, Maryland, Carolina, New York, New Iarsey, New England, Pennsilvania
Names
Morden, Robert (d. 1703) (Bookseller)
Binneman, Walter (Engraver)
Daniel, R. (Richard) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1685 (Questionable)
Place: London
Publisher: Sold by R. Morden at ye Atlas in Cornhill ye Royal Exchange,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5359 [Filed with North America, Part of, [1700?], as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]
Topics
New York (State)
New Jersey
New England
Virginia
Maryland
Pennsylvania
North Carolina
South Carolina
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: According to Stevens & Tree, author's name has been erased to make room for the insertion of "Pennsilvania".
Content: Covers North America from the Gulf of Saint Lawrence to the Great Lakes and South to Chesapeake Bay.
Content: Inset covers Chesapeake Bay to St. Augustine.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Citation/reference: Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, 103
Citation/reference: Stevens & Tree. Comparative cartography, 19b
Statement of responsibility: W. Binneman sculpsit.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 49 x 58 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 48190061
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15260743
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 16b96f30-c52b-012f-b5d4-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1685: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of ye English Empire in ye continent of America : viz Virginia, Maryland, Carolina, New York, New Iarsey, New England, Pennsilvania" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1685. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee90-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of ye English Empire in ye continent of America : viz Virginia, Maryland, Carolina, New York, New Iarsey, New England, Pennsilvania" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee90-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1685). A map of ye English Empire in ye continent of America : viz Virginia, Maryland, Carolina, New York, New Iarsey, New England, Pennsilvania Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee90-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of ye English Empire in ye continent of America : viz Virginia, Maryland, Carolina, New York, New Iarsey, New England, Pennsilvania