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United States of America
A.T. Goodrich & Co. (Publisher)
Warr, William W. (Engraver)
Melish, John (1771-1822 ) (Cartographer)

Maps of North America


United States (except New York)


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1825
Place: New York :
Publisher: ... Published by A.T. Goodrich & Co.,
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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5291 [Filed with U.S., 1824; text in Map Div. 88-2015]
United States -- Maps
Content: "Entered according to Act of Congress 10th July 1818, and published by John Melish, Philadelphia."
Content: From John Melish's Traveller's directory through the United States, 1825.
Content: Improved to 1824 / by Jno. G. Melish.
Content: Includes ill.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridians: Washington and London.
Content: Shows the United States east of the Continental Divide and part of Canada and Mexico.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Statement of responsibility: compiled from the latest & best authorities by John Melish, 1820 ; engraved by Wm. W. Warr, Philada.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 39 x 47 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 47907384
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15180004
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cfe7d6d0-c52a-012f-49cc-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 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. "United States of America" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1825. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee79-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "United States of America" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee79-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1825). United States of America Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee79-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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United States of America