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A mapp of Virginia discovered to ye Hills, and it's Latt: From 35 deg & 1/2 neer Florida, to 41 deg: bounds of new England., 1651

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: id285775

Scope and Contents

Map depicts the coastline of Virginia and Maryland, Chesapeake Bay, Delaware Bay, Cape Hatteras and Cape Fear. References to Sir Francis Drake's landing at New Albion and the Sea of China and the Indies (Pacific Ocean) just beyond the mountains of Virginia

E. Stephenson & Son, London - publishers

John Ferrar, Royal Company of Virginia - compiler

John Goddard - sculptor


28 mi to 1 in

31 cm x 38  cm

Subject/Index Terms:  Virginia--History--Maps.


  • Creation: 1651

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From the Collection: 25.00 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository