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Title
Detroit 1820
Names
Barclay, Anthony, 1792-1877 (Contributor)
Bird, William A., 1796-1878 (Surveyor)
Porter, Peter B. (Peter Buell), 1773-1844 (Contributor)
Thompson, David, 1770-1857 (Surveyor)
United States. Light-House Board (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Michigan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Place: Washington D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Light-House Board
Table of Contents
No. I Detroit -- No. II Detroit -- No. III Detroit.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-980
Topics
Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.)
Canada -- Boundaries
United States -- Boundaries
United States -- History -- War of 1812
Treaty of Ghent (1814 December 24)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Peter B. Porter, Anthony Barclay, commissioners; William A. Bird, David Thompson, surveyors; under the 6th & 7th articles of the Treaty of Ghent.
Statement of responsibility: "Photolithographed from original charts by permission of the U.S. State Department."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 3, page 533, column 2, no. 1
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:34,000 (W 83°12ʹ27ʺ--W 82°54ʹ25ʺ/N 42°22ʹ34ʺ--N 41°59ʹ36ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 3 sheets ; sheets 41 x 62 cm ; NYPL Map Div. copies 35 x 61 cm and 61 x 35 cm
Accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 60962 - 60964
Description
Covers the Detroit River from Grosse Ile to Lake St. Clair. "We certify this to be a true map of part of the boundary designated by the sixth article of the Treaty of Ghent, from actual survey by order of the Board."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 922704640
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21412103
Folder number: US107.1.02-.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): efa89bd0-b822-0135-b1e4-1b66aabcd1c0
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. 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

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1877: Creator Died
  • 1891: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Detroit 1820 " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/03707e00-b823-0135-7db6-23998d2f50de

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Detroit 1820 " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/03707e00-b823-0135-7db6-23998d2f50de

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1891). Detroit 1820 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/03707e00-b823-0135-7db6-23998d2f50de

Wikipedia Citation

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Detroit 1820