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A New and/ ACCURATE MAP/ of VIRGINIA &/ MARYLAND...

1752
Origin: Europe, London, England
OH: 14 1/4" x OW: 10"
Black and white line engraving
Museum Purchase
Acc. No. 2017-100
The lower right cartouche reads: "A New and/ ACCURATE MAP/ of VIRGINIA &/ MARYLAND/ Laid Down/ from Surveys and/ Regulated by/ Aston.l Observat.ns/ By Eman. Bowen."
Label:The first state of this map was printed in 1747. A reference to this map was included in Bowen's "A Complete Atlas or Distinct View of the Known World" suggesting that it was published by William Innys.

This copy is published in William C. Wooldridge, "Mapping Virginia: From the Age of Exploration to the Civil War" (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012), #88, p. 90.