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A compleat map of North-Carolina from an actual survey, 1770

 Item — Container: Closed Stacks, Drawer: 32
Identifier: 2019-SC-034-009
A compleat map of North-Carolina from an actual survey
A compleat map of North-Carolina from an actual survey


Shows rural householders' names. "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, May the 1st, 1770, by S. Hooper, No. 25 Ludgate Hill, London." Decorative dedication cartouche includes royal coat of arms, a native, and animals. "To His most Excellent Majesty George the IIId ... this map is most humbly dedicated by ... John Collet."


  • 1770


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1 Sheets : 1 map : hand colored ; 70 x 107 cm.

Language of Materials


Reference numbers

Client reference #64; WAG #289222


Richard B. Arkway Inc., 17 December 2003.

Related references

LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies 1750-1789, 1500

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:550,000]. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings


Small tears, toning to edges, 2" center crease tear


London : S. Hooper, 1770

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121