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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
Additional title: Travellers guide through the United States
Names
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868 (Publisher)
Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) (Engraver)
Haines, D. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1838
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: S. Augustus Mitchell
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5070
Topics
Transportation -- United States
Transportation
United States -- Distances, etc
United States
Genres
Maps
Tourist maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by J.H. Young.
Statement of responsibility: "Engraved on steel by J.H. Young & D. Haines."
Statement of responsibility: In lower right margin: Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1834 by S. Augustus Mitchell ...
Content: Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Longitude coordinates expressed here as measured from Greenwich.
Content: Colored in outline showing boundaries.
Content: Insets: Vicinity of Cincinnati -- Vicinity of Albany -- Vicinity of the Falls of Niagara -- Vicinity of New Orleans -- Vicinity of Boston -- Vicinity of New York -- Vicinity of Philadelphia -- Vicinity of Baltimore and Washington -- Vicinity of Charleston.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 41 x 52 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 59131978
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20643877
Other local Identifier: US006.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 57b03eb0-4299-0133-0e93-00505686d14e
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
  • 1838: Issued
  • 1868: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Mitchell's travellers guide through the United States" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1838. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/16237cf0-429a-0133-2b0e-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Mitchell's travellers guide through the United States" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/16237cf0-429a-0133-2b0e-00505686d14e

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1838). Mitchell's travellers guide through the United States Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/16237cf0-429a-0133-2b0e-00505686d14e

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Mitchell's travellers guide through the United States