A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina.
|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.|
Joshua, 1700 (ca.)-1754, creator
Jefferson, Peter, 1708-1757, creator
Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771, creator
|Publisher:||Robert Sayer and Thomas Jeffreys|
|Place of Publication:||[London]|
|Abstract/Description:||Shows northern North Carolina, Virginia, and parts of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and New Jersey. Relief shown pictorially. The North Carolina section of the map includes forts, ferries, natural features, and "The Trading Path Leading to the Catawbah & Cherokee Indian Nations." Notes along the bottom of the map describe the surveying of the border between Virginia and North Carolina. Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia. Includes distance chart. Numbered on verso: "20 -- 21."|
In cartouche: "To the Right Honourable George Dunk Earl of Halifax First Lord Commissioner; and to the Rest of the Right Honourable and Honourable Commissioners for Trade and Plantations This Map is most Humbly Inscribed to their Lordships By their Lordships Most Obedient & most devoted humble Sevt. Thos. Jefferys." Bottom of map: "Printed for Robt. Sawyer at No. 53 in Fleet Street, & Thos. Jefferys at the Corner of St. Martins Lane, Charing Cross, London."
William P. Cumming, The Southeast in Early Maps, Third Edition. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998. Map 449.
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Creeks and Streams
North Carolina--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Maryland--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Virginia--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Middle Atlantic States--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Great Britain--Colonies--America--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Colonial cities--Middle Atlantic States--Maps--Early works to 1800.
United States, Maryland
United States, North Carolina
United States, Pennsylvania
United States, Virginia
United States, New Jersey
|Coordinates:||-82.828611 (W) / -72.695278 (E) / 40.2 (N) / 35.833333 (S)|
|Held by:||Davidson College|
|Location:||William Patterson Cumming Map Collection|
|Held by:||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|
|Location:||North Carolina Maps|