The American gazetteer, exhibiting, in alphabetical order, a much more full and accurate account, than has been given, of the states, provinces, counties, cities, towns ... on the American continent, also of the West-India islands ... with a particular description of the Georgia western territory ... Collected and comp. by, and under the direction of, Jedidiah Morse. Illustrated with seven maps.

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The American gazetteer, exhibiting, in alphabetical order, a much more full and accurate account, than has been given, of the states, provinces, counties, cities, towns ... on the American continent, also of the West-India islands ... with a particular description of the Georgia western territory ... Collected and comp. by, and under the direction of, Jedidiah Morse. Illustrated with seven maps.
Names
Morse, Jedidiah (1761-1826 ) (Compiler)
Collection

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

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1797
Place: Printed in Boston
Publisher: At the Presses of S. Hall, and Thomas & Andrews, and sold by E. Larkin, and the other booksellers in Boston; by Gaine & Ten Eyck, and S. Campbell, New-York; [etc.,etc.]
Topics
America
Georgia -- History
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Copy in Map Div. 97-6234: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 4001.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Citation/reference: Sabinc50923; the first edition there recorded.
Physical Description
Extent: Viii, 310 l. 6 maps. 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1994676
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13026968
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c65b2060-c5d4-012f-d456-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1761: Creator Born
  • 1797: Issued
  • 1826: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
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The American gazetteer, exhibiting, in alphabetical order, a much more full and accurate account, than has been given, of the states, provinces, counties, cities, towns ... on the American continent, also of the West-India islands ... with a particular description of the Georgia western territory ... Collected and comp. by, and under the direction of, Jedidiah Morse.  Illustrated with seven maps.