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A diagram of the United States : shewing the bearings and distances of the principal places from Washington, and from each other, with a scale of time

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Title
A diagram of the United States : shewing the bearings and distances of the principal places from Washington, and from each other, with a scale of time
Names
Melish, John (1771-1822 ) (Cartographer)
Goodrich, Andrew Thompson (1789-1845 ) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1825
Place: New York
Publisher: A.T. Goodrich
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5290 [Filed with United States, 1825; text in Map Div. 88-2015]
Topics
United States -- Charts, diagrams, etc.
United States -- Distances, etc. -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridian: Washington.
Content: From John Melish's Traveller's directory through the United States, 1825
Statement of responsibility: prepared for the Travellers directory by John Melish.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 26 x 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 47907345
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15179998
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d06aad40-c52a-012f-49af-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1771: Creator Born
  • 1822: Creator Died
  • 1825: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A diagram of the United States : shewing the bearings and distances of the principal places from Washington, and from each other, with a scale of time" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1825. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee78-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A diagram of the United States : shewing the bearings and distances of the principal places from Washington, and from each other, with a scale of time" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee78-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1825). A diagram of the United States : shewing the bearings and distances of the principal places from Washington, and from each other, with a scale of time Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee78-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A diagram of the United States : shewing the bearings and distances of the principal places from Washington, and from each other, with a scale of time