Map of the United States of America, the British provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela

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Title
Map of the United States of America, the British provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela
Names
Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth), 1827-1901 (Cartographer)
Atwood, John M., approximately 1818- (Engraver)
Barnard, William S., approximately 1809- (Engraver)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893 (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849
Place: New York
Publisher: Published by J. H. Colton, No. 86 Cedar St.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5133
Topics
Central America
Mexico
United States
West Indies
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Includes ill., and decorative border.
Content: Inset: Map of the Atlantic ocean showing the American & European ports and the routes of the ocean steamers.
Funding: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Content: Relief indicated by hachures.
Statement of responsibility: map drawn by Geo. W. Colton ; engraved by John M. Atwood ; border desig'd. & eng'd. by W. S. Barnard.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 74 x 95 cm, sheets 88 x 58 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 5758282
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15079197
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9b8b0700-c52a-012f-e578-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1827: Creator Born
  • 1849: Issued
  • 1901: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States of America, the British provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f08e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States of America, the British provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f08e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). Map of the United States of America, the British provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f08e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of the United States of America, the British provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela