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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 Term: 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 --
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
UUID: e16c76f0-c52a-012f-1929-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1836: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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 August 2, 2015. 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