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Mitchell's travellers guide through the United States : a map of the roads, distances, steam boat & canal routes &c.

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Title
Mitchell's travellers guide through the United States : a map of the roads, distances, steam boat & canal routes &c.
Names
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) (1792-1868) (Publisher)
Haines, D. (Engraver)
Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) (fl. 1757-1797 ) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1833
Place Term: Philadelphia :
Publisher: Published by S. Augustus Mitchell,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5224
Topics
Canals -- United States
Railroads -- United States
United States -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1832, by S. Augustus Mitchell in the Clerks Office of the District Court, of the Eastern District of of Pennsylvannia."

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

Content : Prime meridian: Washington, D.C.

Content : Text pasted below the map includes index, steam boat and canal routes, statistical table of the United States and distance table (45 x 57 cm.).

Content : Insets: Vicinity of Boston -- Vicinity of New York -- Vicinity of Philadelphia -- Vicinity of Baltimore and Washington -- Vicinity of Charleston -- Vicinity of Cincinnati -- Vicinity of Albany -- Vicinity of New Orleans -- Vicinity of the Falls of Niagara.

Statement of Responsibility: By J.H. Young ; engraved on steel by J.H. Young & D. Haines.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 41 x 52 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 9925897
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15108660
UUID: db320f70-c52a-012f-edce-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1833: Issued
  • 1868: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Mitchell's travellers guide through the United States : a map of the roads, distances, steam boat & canal routes &c.