"Part of North America, comprehending The Course of the Ohio, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia, Carolina and Georgia", Kitchin, Thomas
Subject: United States - Eastern
Period: 1760 (circa)
Publication: New Geographical Dictionary
Color: Black & White
11.6 x 8 inches
29.5 x 20.3 cm
Based on a larger map by Robert de Vaugondy, this fine copper engraving is filled with detail of early settlement, Indian villages, and topography. The colonies are shown extending to the Illinois and Mississippi Rivers. Large inset of South Carolina and part of Georgia is at upper left; balanced by a decorative title cartouche at lower right.
References: McCorkle #759.2.
Lightly toned with a bit of faint offsetting. Folds as issued with binding trim nearly to neatline at bottom left. Some tiny tears in blank margins.