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Title
Map of the states of Kentucky and Tennessee
Names
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868 (Publisher)
Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Kentucky

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1835
Place: Philadelphia, [Pa.]
Publisher: S. Augustus Mitchell
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5967
Topics
Transportation -- Kentucky
Steamboats -- Kentucky
Stagecoach lines -- Kentucky
Transportation -- Tennessee
Steamboats -- Tennessee
Stagecoach lines -- Tennessee
Kentucky
Kentucky -- Administrative and political divisions
Tennessee
Tennessee -- Administrative and political divisions
Louisville Region (Ky.)
Frankfort Region (Ky.)
Lexington Region (Ky.)
Nashville Region (Tenn.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Engraved by J.H. Young.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1834 by S. Augustus Mitchell in the clerks office of the district court of the eastern district of Pennsylvania."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 42 x 54 cm, on sheet 46 x 57 cm, folded in covers 14 x 9 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy imperfect: part of central Tennessee is obscured with splotches of black ink; filed flat; encapsulated in mylar with front and back cover, 14 x 9 cm
Description
Shows stage roads with distances, canals, railroads, counties, cities and towns. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Insets: Vicinity of Louisville -- Vicinity of Frankfort & Lexington -- Vicinity of Nashville. Includes list of stage routes through Kentucky and Tennessee and distance tables for steam boat routes. Inside front cover: census of 1830, Kentucky and Tennessee [by county].
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 26375115
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644774
Folder number: US076.3.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d1898ba0-2dd1-0135-31d9-0e16ad76d664
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

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1835: Issued
  • 1868: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the states of Kentucky and Tennessee " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1835. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e2a1cc10-2dd1-0135-10a2-1f7babf8abde

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the states of Kentucky and Tennessee " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 24, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e2a1cc10-2dd1-0135-10a2-1f7babf8abde

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1835). Map of the states of Kentucky and Tennessee Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e2a1cc10-2dd1-0135-10a2-1f7babf8abde

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the states of Kentucky and Tennessee