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No. 1: [This map shows the position of our continent as compared with Europe and Africa on one side, and Asia on the other, placing us in the centre]

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Names
Miller & Co. (Lithographer)
Breese, Sidney (1800-1878 ) (Associated name)
Whitney, Thomas R. (Thomas Richard) (1807-1858 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of the World

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845
Place Term: [Washington, D.C.?]
Publisher: [U.S. Senate?]
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 02-305
Topics
Trade routes
World maps
Maps --
Notes
Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Shows sea routes and distances.

Content : Subtitle supplied by cataloger from text on map.

Content : Includes text, with distance and population statistics.

Statement of Responsibility: This map was prepared by Mr. Whitney for Mr. Breese's report to the Senate, U.S. 29 Congress.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 33 x 53 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 50016898
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15431021
UUID: 6ab1b910-c6b6-012f-b18f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "No. 1: [This map shows the position of our continent as compared with Europe and Africa on one side, and Asia on the other, placing us in the centre]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b00d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "No. 1: [This map shows the position of our continent as compared with Europe and Africa on one side, and Asia on the other, placing us in the centre]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 7, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b00d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1845). No. 1: [This map shows the position of our continent as compared with Europe and Africa on one side, and Asia on the other, placing us in the centre] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-b00d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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No. 1: [This map shows the position of our continent as compared with Europe and Africa on one side, and Asia on the other, placing us in the centre]