Map of the United States

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Title
Map of the United States
Additional title: Webster's traveller's guide
Names
Webster, James (Publisher)
Chapin, William (1802-1888 ) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1836
Place: New York
Publisher: Published by J. Webster,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-476
Topics
United States
Transportation -- United States
United States -- Distances, etc.
United States -- Maps, Tourist
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Entered according to act of Congress, on the 20th day of March 1832 by James Webster, in the office of the clerk of the Southern District of New York."
Content: Chart includes lists of steamboat routes, principal roads and distances, and statistics of the United States; published by J.L. Webster, [1834].
Content: Covers the U.S. as far west as the Rocky Mountains.
Content: Includes population table and portrait of George Washington.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Statement of responsibility: engraved by Wm. Chapin, N. York.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 39 x 48 cm. folded in cover xx x xx cm. + chart on sheet 46 x 57 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 38212516
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14978525
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e16c76f0-c52a-012f-1929-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1836: 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" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efd1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efd1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1836). Map of the United States Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efd1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the United States