Colored print. The map was engraved by the New York firm of Stiles, Sherman & Smith and bears an 1839 copyright in favor of Daniel Burgess. Only the western two-thirds of North Carolina is shown. An Explanation below the title in the lower right of the map relates the manner in which population, length and navigable distances of rivers, and capitals, county towns, towns, courthouses, railroads, and canals are indicated. Shows county boundaries, railroads, cities and towns, rivers, and mountains. Relief shown by hachures; depths shown by shading.