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Map of the United States with its territories: also Mexico and the West Indies

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Title
Map of the United States with its territories: also Mexico and the West Indies
Names
Ensigns & Thayer (Publisher)
Atwood, John M., approximately 1818- (Draftsman)
Collection

Maps of North America

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1851
Place: 50 Ann St., New York
Publisher: Ensign & Thayer
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5095
Topics
United States
Mexico
Central America
West Indies
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: drawn & engraved by J.M. Atwood, New York.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Also covers Central America.
Content: Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. Longitude coordinates expressed here as measured from Greenwich.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1849 ... in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York."
Content: Insets: Population of the United States [statistics] -- The world [map] -- West Indies [map].
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 79 x 72 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 31826576
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20643902
Other local Identifier: US010.1.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): acab3890-54c6-0133-2cbd-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1851: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States with its territories" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1851. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d7ecaed0-79af-0133-3165-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the United States with its territories" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d7ecaed0-79af-0133-3165-00505686d14e

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1851). Map of the United States with its territories Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d7ecaed0-79af-0133-3165-00505686d14e

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the United States with its territories