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Map A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonîgy the country of the Confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario, and Champlain, exhibiting the antient and present seats of the Indian nations.

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Title

  • A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonîgy the country of the Confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario, and Champlain, exhibiting the antient and present seats of the Indian nations.

Names

  • Jefferys, Thomas, -1771.
  • Evans, Lewis, 1700?-1756.
  • Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794.

Created / Published

  • [London]; Sold by R. Sayer & T. Jefferys, 1758.

Headings

  • -  Northeastern States--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--Northeastern States

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:2,250,000.
  • -  Hand colored.
  • -  Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London.
  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  Includes historical notes, text, 3 distance charts, and inset of "A sketch of the remaining part of Ohio R. &c."
  • -  Shows western boundary of Maryland as a vertical line
  • -  Shows western boundary of Fairfax proprietary line, connecting the headwaters of the Rappahannock and Patomac Rivers
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 713
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2: 100; 651; 700/1; 700/2

Medium

  • col. map 49 x 67 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3710 1758 .J4

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm71000589

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, Lewis Evans, and Robert Sayer. A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonîgy the country of the Confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario, and Champlain, exhibiting the antient and present seats of the Indian nations. [London; Sold by R. Sayer & T. Jefferys, 1758] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000589/.

APA citation style:

Jefferys, T., Evans, L. & Sayer, R. (1758) A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonîgy the country of the Confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario, and Champlain, exhibiting the antient and present seats of the Indian nations. [London; Sold by R. Sayer & T. Jefferys] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000589/.

MLA citation style:

Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, Lewis Evans, and Robert Sayer. A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonîgy the country of the Confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario, and Champlain, exhibiting the antient and present seats of the Indian nations. [London; Sold by R. Sayer & T. Jefferys, 1758] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gm71000589/>.