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A geographical description of the United States, with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions : intended as an accompaniment to Melish's map of these countries

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Title
A geographical description of the United States, with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions : intended as an accompaniment to Melish's map of these countries
Names
Melish, John (1771-1822 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Atlases, gazetteers, guidebooks and other books

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1818
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: J. Melish
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by John Melish.
Physical Description
Extent: 186 p., [4] leaves of plates : maps ; 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 42052025
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13664890
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 397188e0-c603-012f-c8b7-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1771: Creator Born
  • 1818: Issued
  • 1822: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The New York Public Library. "A geographical description of the United States, with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions : intended as an accompaniment to Melish's map of these countries" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1818. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/397188e0-c603-012f-c8b7-58d385a7bc34

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The New York Public Library. "A geographical description of the United States, with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions : intended as an accompaniment to Melish's map of these countries" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/397188e0-c603-012f-c8b7-58d385a7bc34

APA Format

The New York Public Library. (1818). A geographical description of the United States, with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions : intended as an accompaniment to Melish's map of these countries Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/397188e0-c603-012f-c8b7-58d385a7bc34

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A geographical description of the United States, with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions : intended as an accompaniment to Melish's map of these countries