From Williamsburg to Wills's Creek: The Fry-Jefferson Map of Virginia


Subject:
Geography , Maps , Historical Maps , Surveying

Description:
This exhibit "examines the role of surveyors in colonial Virginia, the importance of the surveying experience for Joshua Fry and Peter Jefferson in creating their important map [of the 1750s], and the influence of their map on later cartographic representations of Virginia." Includes maps and other digitized items, and a bibliography. From the Library of Virginia.

Publisher:
Library of Virginia

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.lva.virginia.gov/exhibits/fry-jefferson/


PID= res:lii-28283