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A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and North Carolina, 1768

 Item — Drawer: 122 : L : 2, Section: 1
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-085

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains approximately 300 rare printed maps, unique manuscript maps, and published texts collected by Richard H. Brown, which pertain to the American Revolutionary War era.


  • 1768


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.


4 Sheets : 1 map on 4 sheets ; 76 x 123 cm. on sheets 55 x 73 cm.

Language of Materials


Reference numbers

Client reference #255; WAG #289326


Richard B. Arkway Inc., 4 March 1993.

Related references

LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1429 Stevens & Tree. Comparative cartography, 87e

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:650,000]. Prime meridians: Philadelphia, Curratuck Inlet, and London. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ... [by] Thos. Jefferys." Includes notes and distance chart. Appears in Jefferys' General topography of North America and the West Indies. London: Printed for Robert Sayer, ... and Thomas Jefferys, 1768.


Faint offsetting, some rippling.


London : Printed for Robt. Sayer ... & Thos. Jefferys, 1768

Repository Details

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

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121