Map A map of the most inhabited part of New England : containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of KoneKtikut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships : the whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations.

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Title
A map of the most inhabited part of New England : containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of KoneKtikut 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, cartographer.
Created / Published
[London] : Thos. Jefferys, November 29, 1755.
Subject Headings
-  New England--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--New England
Genre
Early maps
Notes
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Hand colored counties and townships borders, divided individually in 2 halves, cloth backing.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 797
-  Prime meridian: London and Ferro.
-  "November 29, 1755 published according to Act by Thos. Jeffreys Geographer to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales near Charing Cross."
-  Includes compilation data and insets of "Fort Frederik," scale approximately 1:1,680 and "A Plan of Boston Harbor from an Accurate Survey," scale approximately 1:150,000.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
1 map : hand colored ; 105 x 99 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3720 1755 .J4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3720.ar079701
Library of Congress Control Number
74692155
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored counties and townships borders, divided individually in 2 halves, cloth backing. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 797 Prime meridian: London and Ferro. "November 29, 1755 published according to Act by Thos. Jeffreys Geographer to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales near Charing Cross." Includes compilation data and insets of "Fort Frederik," scale approximately 1:1,680 and "A Plan of Boston Harbor from an Accurate Survey," scale approximately 1:150,000. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
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https://lccn.loc.gov/74692155
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Chicago citation style:

Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, Cartographer. A map of the most inhabited part of New England: containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of KoneKtikut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: the whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations. [London: Thos. Jefferys, 1755] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/74692155/.

APA citation style:

Jefferys, T. (1755) A map of the most inhabited part of New England: containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of KoneKtikut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: the whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations. [London: Thos. Jefferys] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74692155/.

MLA citation style:

Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, Cartographer. A map of the most inhabited part of New England: containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of KoneKtikut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: the whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations. [London: Thos. Jefferys, 1755] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/74692155/>.

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