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Der amerikanische Continent: topographische und Eisenbahn-Karte der Verein. Staaten, Britischen Besitzungen, Westindien, Mexico und Central-Amerika

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Title
Der amerikanische Continent: topographische und Eisenbahn-Karte der Verein. Staaten, Britischen Besitzungen, Westindien, Mexico und Central-Amerika
Names
Rosa, R. (Cartographer)
Ch. Lubrecht & Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1864
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Ch. Lubrecht & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5149
Topics
Central America
Mexico
North America
United States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: ... zusammengesetzt durch R. Rosa.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Prime meridian: Greenwich and Washington, D.C.
Content: Large cerographic wall map with several reference tables, one showing the absolute lack of standardization of time over the country.
Content: Includes time and distance table, list of Presidents, 1860 population statistics, and explanation of "British American possessions".
Content: Inset map: Central America. [Scale approximately 1:11,000,000].
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 93 x 117 cm, sheet 104 x 129 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 701903880
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20643956
Other local Identifier: US013.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c57e5b40-e569-0133-9416-00505686a51c
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

  • 1864: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Der amerikanische Continent" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1864. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e2a6dbb0-0bc6-0134-778b-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Der amerikanische Continent" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e2a6dbb0-0bc6-0134-778b-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1864). Der amerikanische Continent Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e2a6dbb0-0bc6-0134-778b-00505686a51c

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Der amerikanische Continent