TitleMap of the United States
NamesMitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) (1792-1868) (Publisher)Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) (fl. 1757-1797 ) (Engraver)Dankworth, Frederick (b. ca. 1804 ) (Engraver)Haines, D. (Engraver)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1834Place: Philadelphia :Publisher: Published by S. Augustus Mitchell,
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 01-5240
TopicsUnited StatesCanals -- United StatesUnited States -- Maps
NotesContent: Insets: Vicinity of Albany -- Vicinity of the Falls of Niagara -- Vicinity of Boston -- Vicinity of New York -- Vicinity of Philadelphia -- Vicinity of Baltimore and Washington -- Vicinity of Charleston -- Vicinity of New Orleans -- Map of North America, including all the recent geographical discoveries.Content: Includes decorative cartouche, "Distances on the Erie and Champlain canals," "Length of the principal canals in the United States," "Comparative heights of the principal mountains and hills, of the United States," "Comparative lengths of the principal rivers of the United States," statistical tables of the United States and North America.Content: "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the Clerks Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, October 10th 1834 by S. Augustus Mitchell."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, D. Haines & F. Dankworth.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map : hand col. ; 107 x 84 cm.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 47808884NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15112754Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dbc4ec30-c52a-012f-6b53-3c075448cc4b
Rights StatementWe believe that this item has no known US copyright restrictions. The item may be subject to rights of privacy, rights of publicity and other restrictions. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.
Item timeline of events