Objects made in England

A Map of the Most Inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole Province of Maryland with Part of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and North Carolina

1776 | Object #: MAP-6475/A-B

Joshua Fry and Peter Jefferson prepared their map of Virginia in 1750-1751 amidst rising tensions between France and England over control of the interior. Completed from actual surveys, it offered the most accurate depiction of the region during the eighteenth century and went through four editions between…

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