Map of the seat of war in Florida: compiled by order of Bvt. Brigr. Genl. Z. Taylor, principally from the surveys and reconnaissances of the officers of the U.S. Army

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Title
Map of the seat of war in Florida: compiled by order of Bvt. Brigr. Genl. Z. Taylor, principally from the surveys and reconnaissances of the officers of the U.S. Army
Additional title: Seat of war in Florida
Names
Mackay, John, -1848 (Surveyor)
Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850 (Creator)
Stone, William James, 1798-1865 (Engraver)
Blake, Jacob Edmund, 1811 or 1812-1846 (Surveyor)
Guion, Walter Burling (Creator)
United States. Army (Publisher)
United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Florida

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1839
Place: Tampa Bay, Fla.
Publisher: Head Quarters, Army of the South
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5699
Topics
Seminole War, 2nd, 1835-1842
Florida -- History -- 1821-1865
Florida
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled by order of Bvt. Brigr. Genl. Z. Taylor, principally from the surveys and reconnaissances of the officers of the U.S. Army, by Capt. John Mackay and Lieut. J.E. Blake, U.S. Topographical Engineers ; W.J. Stone, sc., Washn.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Statement of responsibility: "In addition to the maps heretofore published, important information has been obtained from the following officers in the compilation of this map: Capts. Guion [and others]."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 103 x 72 cm, on sheet 113 x 78 cm
Description
Shows forts, battle locations, and U.S. lines of attack. Relief shown by hachures.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 26375175
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644506
Folder number: US052.4.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 39f41ae0-ed53-0134-9cc2-07f13fa9d962
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the seat of war in Florida" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1839. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4ba6f490-ed53-0134-bf70-1fa9382b8896

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the seat of war in Florida" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4ba6f490-ed53-0134-bf70-1fa9382b8896

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1839). Map of the seat of war in Florida Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4ba6f490-ed53-0134-bf70-1fa9382b8896

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Map of the seat of war in Florida