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Title
United States of America
Names
Messrs. Murray, Draper, Fairman & Co. (Publisher)
Harrison, Samuel, 1789-1818 (Engraver)
Melish, John, 1771-1822 (Compiler)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Murray Draper Fairman & Co.,
Date Issued: 1818
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6136 [LHS 525]
Topics
United States -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Entered according to Act of Congress 10th July 1818".
Citation/reference: Phillips. List of maps of America, p. 880
Content: Includes ill. of eagle.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 525.
Content: Meridians: Washington and London.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Shows the United States east of the Continental Divide and parts of Canada and Mexico.
Statement of responsibility: compiled from the latest & best authorities by John Melish ; engraved by Saml. Harrison.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 39 x 48 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 28104664
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13505515
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3f097ac0-c5d5-012f-d584-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1818: Place
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "United States of America" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1818. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eec7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "United States of America" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 20, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eec7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1818). United States of America Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eec7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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United States of America