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A general map of the middle British colonies in America : viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut and Rhode-Island : of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France : wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations / carefully copied from the original publish'd at Philadelphia, by Mr. Lewis Evans 1755, with some improvements by I. Gibson.

Image ID: 433917

A general map of the middle British colonies in America : viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, Ne... (1758)

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:  A general map of the middle British colonies in America : viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut and Rhode-Island : of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France : wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations / carefully copied from the original publish'd at Philadelphia, by Mr. Lewis Evans 1755, with some improvements by I. Gibson.

Creator(s)

: Evans, Lewis, 1700?-1756  -- Cartographer
Gibson, J. (John) -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771 -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1758

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 49 x 65 cm.

Notes

: Includes historical notes, 3 distance tables, and inset "A sketch of the remaining part of Ohio R. &c." Note 2.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 3.) NYPL copy imperfect: missing parts of the title and map. Note 4.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 5.) Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia.

Standard Reference

: LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 712

Source

: Maps of North America. / Countries / United States (except New York) / Parts

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 00-384 [Filed with U.S. 1758]

Digital ID

: 433917

Record ID

: 252770

Digital Item Published

: 10-1-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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