A New MAP of VIRGINIA from the best authorities: by T. Kitchin Geogr

A New MAP / of VIRGINIA from the best authorities: / by T. Kitchin Geogr

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Thomas Kitchin (1718-1784) was an English engraver and cartographer, many of whose maps were published in the London Magazine. This one appeared in the issue for November 1761. It extends from lat. 36°10' to 39°55' north, and from 75°40' to 82°25' west of London; and from 0° to 7° west of Philadelphia. The text at top reads “For the Lond: Ma;” It would have been of interest to readers following the course of the French and Indian Wars.
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United Kingdom: England, London
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overall: 8 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 26.67 cm
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