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John Reid: The State of North Carolina from the best Authorities

Map: USA9215
 
Cartographer: John Reid
Title: The State of North Carolina from the best Authorities
Date: 1796
Published: New York
Width: 19 inches / 49 cm
Height: 11 inches / 28 cm
Map ref: USA9215
Description:
Important early American printing of the State of North Carolina issued in Reid's “An American Atlas.”

This map is based on a map first issued in 1795 by Samuel Lewis and Matthew Carey, with this version newly engraved by Benjamin Tanner. Reid's Atlas, issued in 1796, is the second commercial atlas domestically printed in the United States. Although sold individually, it was also issued as a companion to Henry Winterbotham's "Historical, Geographical, Commercial and Philosophical View of the United States." [USA9215]