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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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Title
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
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: 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
Genres
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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7aac8a40-c52a-012f-c9b5-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1849: Issued
  • 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, 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 24, 2016. 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