Format Maps
Contributors Senex, John
Dates 1732
Location Delaware
United States
Language English
Subjects Boundaries
United States
[Maps of the Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary used as trial exhibits in the 1735 court suit brought by the Penns against Lord Baltimore to determine the official interprovincial boundary line].
Contributor Names
Senex, John, -1740.
Created / Published
[London : s.n., 1738?]
Subject Headings
-  Maryland--Boundaries--Pennsylvania
-  Pennsylvania--Boundaries--Maryland
-  Delaware--Boundaries--Maryland
-  Maryland--Boundaries--Delaware
-  United States--Maryland
-  United States--Pennsylvania
-  United States--Delaware
-  The maps also cover the Lower Counties (now the State of Delaware) which at the time were part of Pennsylvania.
-  The "Virginia" map shows lines of latitude (identified) and longitude (unidentified).
-  Common title devised by cataloger.
-  Annotated in ink handwriting on recto by Ferdinand J. Paris (attorney for the Penn Family).
-  The "Virginia" map is oriented with north to the right.
-  Hand col. (light watercolor) to show the territory of Maryland.
-  Both sheets watermarked (stylized figure of duck).
-  Accompanied by a col. photocopy of the verso of each map.
-  Extensive lead-pencil annotations on verso by Ferdinand J. Paris.
-  Map prepared as an exhibit in the suit brought by the Penns against Lord Baltimore to determine the boundary line [in pencil in lower margin] -- A map of Virginia according to Captain Iohn Smiths map published anno 1606 : also of the adjacent country called by the Dutch Niew Nederlant anno 1630 / by Iohn Senex 1735.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
2 maps : hand col. ; 36 x 24 cm. and 37 x 49 cm.
Call Number
G3841.F7 svar .S4
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3841f ct001036
g3841f ct001037
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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