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Map of the former territorial limits of the Cherokee "Nation of" Indians: exhibiting the boundaries of the various cessions of land made by them to the Colonies and to the United States by treaty stipulations, from the beginning of their relations with the whites to the date of their removal west of the Mississippi River

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Title
Map of the former territorial limits of the Cherokee "Nation of" Indians: exhibiting the boundaries of the various cessions of land made by them to the Colonies and to the United States by treaty stipulations, from the beginning of their relations with the whites to the date of their removal west of the Mississippi River
Names
Royce, Charles C., 1845-1923 (Cartographer)
Peters, N. (Norris) (Lithographer)
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1884
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution - Bureau of Ethnology
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: N. Peters, photo-lithographer
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5204
Topics
Cherokee Indians -- Land tenure
Indian land transfers -- Southern States
Indian Removal, 1813-1903
Indians of North America -- Southern States -- Historical geography
Indians of North America
Southern States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by C.C. Royce.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Shows parts of present states of: Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.
Statement of responsibility: At head of title: Smithsonian Institution - Bureau of Ethnology, J.W. Powell, director.
Content: Includes numeric and chronologic schedule of Cherokee cessions.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: In top margin: Bureau of Ethnology, Fifth annual report, pl. VIII.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 72 x 79 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 43268740
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644011
Other local Identifier: US018.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9e31c6e0-c772-0133-8916-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1845: Creator Born
  • 1884: Issued
  • 1923: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the former territorial limits of the Cherokee "Nation of" Indians" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1884. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb5e61a0-00c1-0134-e1d5-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the former territorial limits of the Cherokee "Nation of" Indians" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 14, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb5e61a0-00c1-0134-e1d5-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1884). Map of the former territorial limits of the Cherokee "Nation of" Indians Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb5e61a0-00c1-0134-e1d5-00505686a51c

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Map of the former territorial limits of the Cherokee "Nation of" Indians