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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 / drawn by Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson in 1775.

Image ID: 434595

A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New J... ([1775])

Image Details

Image Title

:  A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland : with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina / drawn by Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson in 1775.

Creator(s)

: Fry, Joshua, 1700 (ca.)-1754  -- Cartographer
Jefferson, Peter, 1708-1757  -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 -- Publisher

Published Date

: [1775]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 80 x 122 cm., sheets 53 x 127 cm.

Notes

: "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk, Earl of Halifax ... This map is most humbly inscribed ... by ... Tho's Jefferys. " Note 2.) Appears in Thomas Jefferys' American atlas. Note 3.) Described in: Fry & Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland : facsimiles of the 1754 and 1794 printings. 1966. p. [21]. Note 4.) Includes distance chart and ill. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 6.) NYPL copy mounted on muslin. Note 7.) Outline color. Note 8.) Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet. Note 9.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 10.) Sheets numbered on verso: 21 -- 22. Note 11.) This version differs from similar versions, because of omission of Jefferys' name and address from the imprint.

Standard Reference

: Variant of Cumming 449

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. 00-346

Digital ID

: 434595

Record ID

: 253227

Digital Item Published

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

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