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Names
Mason, W. (Artist)
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) (1792-1868) (Publisher)
Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) (fl. 1757-1797 ) (Engraver)
Dankworth, Frederick (b. ca. 1804 ) (Engraver)
Yeager, E. (Edward) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1835
Place Term: Philadelphia :
Publisher: Published by S. Augustus Mitchell,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5221
Topics
United States -- Maps
Notes
Content : Insets: North part of Maine -- Vicinity of Boston -- Vicinity of New York -- Vicinity of Philadelphia -- General map of the United States with contiguous British & Mexican possessions -- South part of Florida -- Vicinity of Albany -- Vicinity of Baltimore and Washington -- Vicinity of Cincinnati -- Vicinity of Charleston -- Vicinity of New Orleans -- Vicinity of Rochester, N.Y. -- Vicinity of the Falls of Niagara.

Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1833 by S. Augustus Mitchell in the Clerk's Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."

Content : Includes text and decorative cartouche designed by W. Mason.

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

Content : Prime meridian: Washington.

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Statement of Responsibility: By J. H. Young ; engraved by J. H. Young, F. Dankworth, E. Yeager & E. F. Woodward.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 135 x 162 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 28011043
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15108656
UUID: df51e9e0-c52a-012f-31b1-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1835: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Mitchell's reference & distance map of the United States" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1835. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Mitchell's reference & distance map of the United States" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1835). Mitchell's reference & distance map of the United States Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f0b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Mitchell's reference & distance map of the United States