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A map of the country between Albemarle sound and [Lake Erie], comprehending the whole of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and [Pennsylvania] with parts of several other of the United States of America : en[graved for the Notes on Virginia]

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Title
A map of the country between Albemarle sound and [Lake Erie], comprehending the whole of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and [Pennsylvania] with parts of several other of the United States of America : en[graved for the Notes on Virginia]
Names
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 (Creator)
Fry, Joshua, approximately 1700-1754 (Creator)
Jefferson, Peter, 1708-1757 (Creator)
Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824 (Engraver)
Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1787 (Inferred)
Place: London
Publisher: John Stockdale
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5391
Topics
Virginia
Delaware
Maryland
Pennsylvania
Middle Atlantic States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Engraved by S.J. Neele.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 57 x 57 cm, 68 x 59 cm
Description
Relief shown by landform drawings. "The country on the eastern side of the Allegany Mountains, is taken from Fry and Jefferson's Map of Virginia and Scull's Map of Pennsylvania, which were constructed chiefly on actual survey; that on the western side of the Allegany is taken from Hutchins, who went over the principal water courses, with a compass and log-line, correcting his work by observations of latitude : additions have been made where they could be made on sure ground. July - 1787."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 855807558
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646429
Folder number: US239.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 51da7fb0-4fa3-0135-ef97-416d3add6c2b
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

  • 1743: Creator Born
  • 1787: Issued
  • 1826: Creator Died
  • 2018: 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 the country between Albemarle sound and [Lake Erie], comprehending the whole of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and [Pennsylvania] with parts of several other of the United States of America " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1787. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6f76f900-4fa3-0135-2a54-02d271de66d9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the country between Albemarle sound and [Lake Erie], comprehending the whole of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and [Pennsylvania] with parts of several other of the United States of America " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 9, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6f76f900-4fa3-0135-2a54-02d271de66d9

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1787). A map of the country between Albemarle sound and [Lake Erie], comprehending the whole of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and [Pennsylvania] with parts of several other of the United States of America Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6f76f900-4fa3-0135-2a54-02d271de66d9

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A map of the country between Albemarle sound and [Lake Erie], comprehending the whole of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and [Pennsylvania] with parts of several other of the United States of America