Map of the world, on Mercator's projection


Map of the world, on Mercator's projection

Item Information

Title:
Map of the world, on Mercator's projection
Creator:
Atwood, John M., b. ca. 1818
Creator:
Ensign, Timothy.
Creator:
Ensign, Edward H.
Creator:
Phelps & Ensign
Name on Item:
geographical part engraved by John M. Atwood.
Date:
1846
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
World maps
Places:
World
Publisher:
New York : T & E. H. Ensign
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures.
Includes distance scale, population figures, expedition notes, and inset of Spitzbergen.
Illustrations of native peoples and animals of 4 continents (Europe, Asia, America, Africa) in corners.
Double border of national flags and illustrations of shells.
"Entered according to the Act of Congress in the year 1841 by Phelps & Ensign..."
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 64 x 93 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:4,200,000] at equator ;
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_008360
Call #:
G3200 1846 .M37x
Barcode:
39999065653147
Terms of Use:
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