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Map of the United States of America

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Title
Map of the United States of America
Names
Thomas & Andrews (Publisher)
Doolittle, Amos (1754-1832) (Engraver)
Morse, Jedidiah (1761-1826 ) (Associated name)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1794 (Questionable)
Place: Boston :
Publisher: Published by Thomas & Andrews,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5250 [Filed with U.S., [1780], as originally cataloged in NYPL Dictionary Catalog of the Map Division]
Topics
United States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
United States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Engraved for the abridgement of Morse's American universal geography, [...?]"
Content: Appears in Jedidiah Morse's Geography made easy, 4th ed. [1794].--Wheat and Brun.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: NYPL copy imperfect: lower right corner of the map mutilated.
Content: Prime meridian: [New York]
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Citation/reference: Wheat & Brun, 122
Statement of responsibility: A. Doolittle, sc. N. Haven.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 19 x 23 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 47188585
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15072779
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bfc67f10-c52a-012f-fe56-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1794: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States of America" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1794. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee6f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States of America" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee6f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1794). Map of the United States of America Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee6f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the United States of America