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    <mods:title>Uncle Sam's family tree</mods:title>
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    <mods:namePart>Waite, John F.</mods:namePart>
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    <mods:publisher>Fort Dearborn Publishing Co.</mods:publisher>
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    <mods:dateCreated encoding='w3cdtf' keyDate='yes'>1900</mods:dateCreated>
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    <mods:extent>1 map : color ; 29 x 20 cm</mods:extent>
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  <mods:abstract>Created as an advertisement for Arbuckles, a wholesale grocer, the territorial growth of the United States is compared to an orchard tree. Printed on the verso of a United States map, this unusual graphic is essentially a geographical time line, charting the chronological growth of the nation. In representing the United States, the cartographer uses a tree that sits in “the great American garden” and is tended by the mythical figure Uncle Sam. The roots symbolize the original thirteen colonies, while subsequent “grafts” and branches represent other states added by war, purchase, and annexation.</mods:abstract>
  <mods:note type='exhibitions'>Exhibited: "Unconventional Maps: Exploring the Stories of Cartographic Curiosities" organized by the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library, 2011-2012.</mods:note>
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