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Rogers, John, approximately 1808-approximately 1888 (Engraver)
Rapkin, J. (Engraver)
Marchant, J. (Illustrator)
J & F. Tallis (Firm) (Publisher)

Maps of North America


United States (except New York)


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1850 - 1859 (Questionable)
Place: London
Publisher: J.& F. Tallis
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5136 [Filed with U.S., [1840], as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]
United States -- Maps
Content: Among illustrations on this map is one in upper left corner entitled "The Capitol, Washington."
Content: Differs from similar map in that the Western, Missouri, New Mexico, and Nebraska Territories are not shown, and Texas' northernmost border is drawn at the Arkansas River.
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Shows the United States' westernmost border at the Rio Grande del Norte river.
Statement of responsibility: drawn & engraved by J. Rapkin ; illustrations by J. Marchant & engraved by J. Rogers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 23 x 31 cm.
Type of Resource
RLIN/OCLC: 39693895
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15108581
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f0656480-c52a-012f-bc12-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1808: Creator Born
  • 1850: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1888: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "United States" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850 - 1859. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "United States" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1850 - 1859). United States Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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United States