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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

Metadata

Cartographer

Fry, Joshua, approximately 1700-1754

Cartographer

Jefferson, Peter, 1708-1757

Publisher

Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794

Publisher

Jefferys, Thomas, -1771

Date

[1768]

Name on Item

drawn by Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson in 1751

Publisher

Printed for Robt. Sayer ... & Thos. Jefferys

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:650,000]

Language

English

Location

Boston Public Library

Collection (local)

Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection

Subjects
  • Indians of North America--Middle Atlantic States--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Virginia--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Maryland--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Middle Atlantic States--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Maryland
  • Middle Atlantic
  • North and Central America
  • United States
  • Virginia
Extent

1 map on 4 sheets ; 76 x 123 cm., on sheets 55 x 73 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • Prime meridians: Philadelphia, Curratuck Inlet, and London.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ... [by] Thos. Jefferys."
  • Includes notes and distance chart.
  • Appears in Jefferys' General topography of North America and the West Indies. London: Printed for Robert Sayer, ... and Thomas Jefferys, 1768.

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