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Map of the United States : with the contiguous British & Spanish possessions

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Names
Vallance, J. (John) (1770-1823) (Engraver)
Melish, John (1771-1822 ) (Cartographer)
Tanner, Henry Schenck (1786-1858 ) (Engraver)
Finlayson, James (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1823
Place Term: Philadelphia :
Publisher: Published by James Finlayson, Agent Philada., successor to John Melish,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-365 [4 sheets]
Topics
North America --
United States --
United States -- Maps --
Notes
Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress the 16th day of June, 1820."

Content : Improved to 1823.

Content : Includes inset of the West Indies and statistical table of the counties.

Content : Includes inset of the West Indies and statistical table.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : NYPL copy imperfect: small pieces lacking in various areas.

Content : NYPL copy on 4 sheets, 57 x 76 cm. or smaller.

Content : Prime meridians: London and Washington.

Statement of Responsibility: Compiled from the latest & best authorities by John Melish ; engraved by J. Vallance & H.S. Tanner.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 105 x 142 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 49732914
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15398649
UUID: cce218f0-c52a-012f-c03b-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1770: Creator Born
  • 1823: Issued
  • 1823: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States : with the contiguous British & Spanish possessions" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1823. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States : with the contiguous British & Spanish possessions" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1823). Map of the United States : with the contiguous British & Spanish possessions Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of the United States : with the contiguous British & Spanish possessions