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Map of the United States, the British provinces, Mexico, &c. : showing the routes of the U.S. mail steam packets to California and a plan of the gold region

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Names
Atwood, John M. (b. ca. 1818 ) (Engraver)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) (1800-1893 ) (Publisher)
Ackerman's (Firm) (Printer)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849
Place Term: New York :
Publisher: J. H. Colton,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5213
Topics
United States
United States -- Maps
Notes
Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1849, by J.H. Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York."

Content : Includes view of Pyramid Lake, Upper California and distance table.

Content : Insets: Map of the Gold region, California -- [South America]

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Citation/reference : LC Trails, 51

Citation/reference : Wheat, C.I. Mapping the transmississippi West, III, 591

Statement of Responsibility: Drawn & engraved by J.M. Atwood, New York.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 40 x 56 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 42689974
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15375338
UUID: 7aac8a40-c52a-012f-c9b5-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1849: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States, the British provinces, Mexico, &c. : showing the routes of the U.S. mail steam packets to California and a plan of the gold region" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0b4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States, the British provinces, Mexico, &c. : showing the routes of the U.S. mail steam packets to California and a plan of the gold region" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0b4-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, the British provinces, Mexico, &c. : showing the routes of the U.S. mail steam packets to California and a plan of the gold region Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0b4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of the United States, the British provinces, Mexico, &c. : showing the routes of the U.S. mail steam packets to California and a plan of the gold region