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A map of the United States and British provinces of Upper and Lower Canada with other parts adjacent

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Names
Doolittle, Amos (1754-1832) (Engraver)
Kensett, Thomas (1786-1829 ) (Engraver)
Shelton & Kensett (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1816
Place Term: Connecticut
Publisher: Shelton & Kensett
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-389 [4 sheets]
Topics
Canada --
United States --
Ontario -- Maps --
Québec (Province) -- Maps --
United States -- Maps --
Indians of North America -- Antiquities & archaelogical sites
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress October 1st, 1816 in the Dist. of Connecticut."

Content : "To the President, the Senators and Representatives of the United States, this map of the United States of America is most respectfully dedicated by Shelton & Kensett 1816."

Content : Includes title within decorative cartouche depicting Niagara Falls, with text below.

Content : Inset: Remnants of Antiquity [text and 2 plans depicting mounds in Marietta, Ohio].

Content : NYPL copy on 4 sheets, 65 x 71 cm. or smaller.

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

Content : Prime meridian: Washington.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Statement of Responsibility: By Shelton & Kensett ; A. Doolittle and T. Kensett sculp. ; projected by Thomas Kensett.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 123 x 136 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 36779197
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15390267
UUID: 96380770-c52a-012f-ce22-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1754: Creator Born
  • 1816: Issued
  • 1832: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the United States and British provinces of Upper and Lower Canada with other parts adjacent" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1816. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A map of the United States and British provinces of Upper and Lower Canada with other parts adjacent" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1816). A map of the United States and British provinces of Upper and Lower Canada with other parts adjacent Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A map of the United States and British provinces of Upper and Lower Canada with other parts adjacent