Re-stating John Henry’s 1770 Map of Virginia

Discovery of a previously unrecorded proof state of
John Henry’s 1770 Map of Virginia

One of the rarest colonial era maps of Virginia is A new and accurate map of Virginia wherein most of the counties are laid down from actual surveys…by John Henry, published in London in February, 1770, by Thomas Jefferys. Previously published cartobibliographies and descriptions of this map have reported only one known state of the map. Continue reading “Re-stating John Henry’s 1770 Map of Virginia”