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Title
Map of the United States: constructed on the rectangular tangential projection
Additional title: Plate III, map of the United States
Names
Waddell, J. H. (Creator)
Maury, Matthew Fontaine, 1806-1873 (Creator)
Virginia Military Institute (Publisher)
A. Hoen & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1868-09
Place: Lexington, Va.?
Publisher: Office of Physical Survey of Virginia, Virginia Military Institute
Place: Baltimore
Publisher: Lith by A. Hoen & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5153
Topics
United States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by J.H. Waddell, asst. prof. of drawing ; prepared under the instructions of M.F. Maury, LL. D., prof. of physics, V.M.I.
Content: Shows railroads completed and unfinished, "water line" (highlighting selected major waterways), and line of equal distance from New York and Norfolk.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: At head of title: Plate III.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 45 x 66 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 936122640
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20643960
Other local Identifier: US014.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e2d4f9b0-a80a-0133-3a2d-00505686d14e
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

  • : Place
  • 1868: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1868-09. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c80b0890-a80b-0133-1d9c-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c80b0890-a80b-0133-1d9c-00505686d14e

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1868-09). Map of the United States Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c80b0890-a80b-0133-1d9c-00505686d14e

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the United States