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Map showing the distribution of the slave population of the southern states of the United States

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Title
Map showing the distribution of the slave population of the southern states of the United States
Names
Leonhardt, Theo. (Theodore), 1818-1877 (Engraver)
Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) (Draftsman)
Graham, H. S. (Henry S.) (Associated name)
United States. Census Office (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861
Place: Washington
Publisher: Census Office, Dept. of the Interior
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5320
Topics
Slavery -- Southern States
Slaves -- Southern States -- Population
Southern States
Genres
Maps
Thematic maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled from the census of 1860 ; engr. by Th. Leonhardt ; drawn by E. Hergesheimer.
Content: Includes notes and data from the 1860 census.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1861 by Henry S. Graham in ... District of Columbia. "
Content: "Sold for the benefit of the sick and wounded soldiers of the U.S Army."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 67 x 84 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 17541700
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13432869
Other local Identifier: US027.2.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 691089b0-8743-0134-c9c8-00505686a51c
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: Creator Born
  • 1861: Issued
  • 1877: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map showing the distribution of the slave population of the southern states of the United States" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7a07eaa0-8743-0134-608c-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map showing the distribution of the slave population of the southern states of the United States" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 14, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7a07eaa0-8743-0134-608c-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). Map showing the distribution of the slave population of the southern states of the United States Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7a07eaa0-8743-0134-608c-00505686a51c

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Map showing the distribution of the slave population of the southern states of the United States