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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
Jefferson, Peter (1708-1757 ) (Cartographer)
Jefferys, Thomas (d. 1771) (Engraver)
Sayer, Robert (1725-1794) (Publisher)
Fry, Joshua (1700 (ca.)-1754 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1775
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for Robt. Sayer at No. 53 in Fleet Street, & Thos. Jefferys at the corner of St. Martins Lane, Charing Cross,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6283 [LHS 64, N. sheet only]
Topics
Middle Atlantic States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Maryland -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content: Includes distance chart by J. Dalrymple and ill.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 64.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: To the Right Honourable George Dunk, Earl of Halifax, First Lord Commissioner, and to the Rest of the Right Honourable and Honourable Commissioners, for Trade and Plantations. This map is most humbly inscribed to their Lordships. By their Lordships Most Obedient & most devoted humble servt. Thos. Jefferys.
Citation/reference: Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, 449
Content: Described in: Fry & Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland : facsimiles of the 1754 and 1794 printings. 1966. p. [21]
Statement of responsibility: drawn by Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson in 1775.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 79 x 121 cm., sheets 79 x 61 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5402281
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15042322
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f7216770-c5d4-012f-87d0-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1708: Creator Born
  • 1757: Creator Died
  • 1775: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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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. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3b37-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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 August 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3b37-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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 http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3b37-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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