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Ornamental map of the United States & Mexico

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Names
Barritt, William (b. ca. 1822) (Engraver)
Phelps, Humphrey (19th cent.) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1847
Place Term: New York :
Publisher: Published by H. Phelps, No. 144 Fulton Street, near Broadway,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5130 [Filed with United States, 1846, as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]
Topics
Mexico -- Maps --
United States -- Maps --
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1846, by Humphrey Phelps, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern District of New York."

Content : Includes portraits of Cortez, Montezuma, and Washington above map and Gen. Santa Anna, Gen. Taylor below map.

Content : Includes text and statistics on the U.S., Mexico, Oregon, and California and the seals of the U.S. and Mexico.

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

Content : Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Citation/reference : Wheat, C.I. Mapping the Transmississippi West v. III, no. 551

Statement of Responsibility: Barritt sc.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 34 x 46 cm. on sheet 77 x 57 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 21885691
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15050841
UUID: 9af07e80-c52a-012f-da86-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1847: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Ornamental map of the United States & Mexico" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1847. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee53-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Ornamental map of the United States & Mexico" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee53-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1847). Ornamental map of the United States & Mexico Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee53-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Ornamental map of the United States & Mexico