Map A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina.

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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.

Names

  • Fry, Joshua, approximately 1700-1754.
  • Jefferson, Peter, 1708-1757, joint author.
  • Jefferys, Thomas, -1771.

Created / Published

  • London, Thos. Jefferys [1755]

Headings

  • -  Virginia--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Maryland--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Middle Atlantic States--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--Virginia
  • -  United States--Maryland
  • -  United States--Middle Atlantic States

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:650,000.
  • -  Hand colored.
  • -  Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet.
  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ..."
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1428
  • -  Includes distance chart added by "J. Dalrymple, London Jany. ye. 1st. 1755."
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2

Medium

  • col. map 77 x 124 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3880 1755 .F72

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 74693166

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Fry, Joshua, Approximately, Peter Jefferson, and Thomas Jefferys. A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina. [London, Thos. Jefferys, 1755] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/74693166/.

APA citation style:

Fry, J., Jefferson, P. & Jefferys, T. (1755) A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina. [London, Thos. Jefferys] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74693166/.

MLA citation style:

Fry, Joshua, Approximately, Peter Jefferson, and Thomas Jefferys. A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina. [London, Thos. Jefferys, 1755] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/74693166/>.