Maps A map of the most inhabited part of New England, containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of Conecticut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: The whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations.
Early Works to 1800
- A map of the most inhabited part of New England, containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of Conecticut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: The whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations.
- Contributor Names
- Jefferys, Thomas, -1771.
- Created / Published
- [London] Thos. Jefferys, 1755 [i.e. 176-?]
- Subject Headings
- - New England--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - United States--New England
- - Scale ca. 1:440,000.
- - Hand colored.
- - Relief shown pictorially.
- - Prime meridian: London and Ferro.
- - LC copy annotated in ink, east of confluence of Hudson and Albany rivers: "The tide reaches to hereabouts. Douglas."
- - Note on inset of Boston indicates that the 10th fire which severely damaged Boston occurred in 1760.
- - Includes compilation data and insets of "A plan of the town of Boston" and "A plan of Boston Harbor from an accurate survey," ca. 1:150,000.
- - LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 799
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Vault
- - AACR2
- col. map 104 x 99 cm.
- Call Number
- G3720 176- .J4
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
- Other Formats
- - MARCXML Record
- - MODS Record
- - Dublin Core Record
- Catalog Record
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