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Map of the state of Virginia / constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the Legislature and other original and authentic documents, by Herman Böye ; engraved by H.S. Tanner ; title, writn. & engrd. by Jos. Perkins.

Image ID: 433987

Map of the state of Virginia / constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the Legislature and ... (1826)

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Image Title

:  Map of the state of Virginia / constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the Legislature and other original and authentic documents, by Herman Böye ; engraved by H.S. Tanner ; title, writn. & engrd. by Jos. Perkins.

Creator(s)

: Perkins, Joseph, 1788-1842  -- Engraver
Böye, Herman -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858  -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1826

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 9 sheets : hand col. ; 237 x 154 cm., sheets 52 x 78 cm.

Notes

: "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the state of Virginia." Note 2.) "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the state of Virginia." Note 3.) "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the state of Virginia." Note 4.) "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the state of Virginia." Note 5.) "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the state of Virginia." Note 6.) "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the state of Virginia." Note 7.) "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the state of Virginia." Note 8.) Includes geological remarks, tables of population, steam boat routes, memoranda, altitudes and geographical positions. Note 9.) Insets: [View of] University of Virginia campus in Charlottesville -- View of Richmond from the West. Note 10.) NYPL copy in Map Div. 01-1958 imperfect: lacks sheet with view of University of Virginia (Digital image reflects imperfection with blank area where sheet would have been) ; held in Stokes Collection, no. E143. Also pieces of map with imprint information missing in the lower right corner. Note 11.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 12.) Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Note 13.) Shows county boundaries.

Standard Reference

: Deak, G.G. Picturing America, 1497-1899, 337.

Source

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

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 01-1958 [Map Div. has 8 sheets only]

Digital ID

: 433987

Record ID

: 252840

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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