To his excellency William Tryon Esqr., captain general & governor in chief of the province of New-York & &: This map of the country of the VI. nations proper, with part of the adjacent colonies is humbly inscribed

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To his excellency William Tryon Esqr., captain general & governor in chief of the province of New-York & &: This map of the country of the VI. nations proper, with part of the adjacent colonies is humbly inscribed
Additional title: Map of the country of the VI. nations proper, with part of the adjacent colonies is humbly inscribed
Names
Johnson, Guy, approximately 1740-1788 (Creator)
Gavit, John E., 1817-1874 (Engraver)
O'Callaghan, E. B. (Edmund Bailey), 1797-1880 (Associated name)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1851 (Inferred)
Place: Albany, N.Y.?
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5734
Topics
Indians of North America -- New York (State)
Indians of North America -- Pennsylvania
Indians of North America
New York (State)
Pennsylvania
Genres
Maps
Facsimiles
Early works to 1800
Early maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by his excellency's most obedient humble servant, Guy Johnson, 1771.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: "Copied from the original manuscript map in State Library."
Citation/reference: Apprears in: O'Callaghan, E.B. The documentary history of the state of New York. 1851, v. 4, p. 660.
Date: Facsimile of map drawn: 1771.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 20 x 31 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 214958839
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645561
Other local Identifier: US137.2.03
Other local Identifier: US137.2.04
Other local Identifier: US137.2.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 99d020e0-34b7-0134-fc9c-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1740: Creator Born
  • 1788: Creator Died
  • 1851: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
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To his excellency William Tryon Esqr., captain general & governor in chief of the province of New-York & &