Map of the United States of America, the British provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela


Map of the United States of America, the British provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela

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Title:
Map of the United States of America, the British provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela
Creator:
Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth), 1827-1901
Engraver:
Atwood, John M., b. ca. 1818
Engraver:
Barnard, William S., b. ca. 1809
Creator:
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893
Name on Item:
map drawn by Geo. W. Colton ; engraved by John M. Atwood ; border desig'd. & eng'd. by W.S. Barnard.
Date:
1850
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
North America--Maps
Atlantic Ocean--Maps
Places:
North America (area)
Atlantic Ocean
Publisher:
New York : Published by J.H. Colton
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures.
Covers also parts of South America and Canada.
Shows cities and towns, Indian tribal areas, railroads, canals, drainage, etc.
Prime meridians: Washington, D.C. and Greenwich.
Inset: A map of the Atlantic Ocean showing the American & European ports and the routes of the ocean steamers.
Includes tables of distances.
"Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1848 by J.H. Colton in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York."
Map surrounded by a decorative border of grapevines, historical vignettes, and U.S. buildings and monuments.
Extent:
1 map : col. ; 77 x 97 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:6,500,000].
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_008405
Call #:
G3300 1850 .C55x
Barcode:
39999065653733
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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