A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and North Carolina, 1775
Scope and Contents
This collection of historic maps date from 1675-1971, and primarily relate to the Washington and Custis families, the Revolutionary War, and society life in antebellum Washington D.C. and Virginia. Includes matching editions of maps personally owned by George Washington.
Note: surveys created by George Washington are found in the George Washington Collection.
- Fry, Joshua, approximately 1700-1754 (Creator, Person)
- Jefferson, Peter, 1708-1757 (Author, Person)
- Jefferys, Thomas, -1771 (Publisher, Person)
- Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 (Contributor, Person)
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.
Language of Materials
Materials Specific 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.
London : Printed for Robt. Sayer ... & Thos. Jefferys, 1775
- Maps (documents) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Maryland Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Middle Atlantic States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- New Jersey Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- North Carolina Subject Source: Naf
- Pennsylvania Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Virginia Subject Source: Naf