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United States of America / compiled from the latest & best authorities by John Melish ; engraved by Saml. Harrison.

Image ID: 434140

United States of America / compiled from the latest & best authorities by John Melish ; engraved by Saml. Harrison. ([1818])


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Image Details

Image Title

:  United States of America / compiled from the latest & best authorities by John Melish ; engraved by Saml. Harrison.

Creator

: Melish, John, 1771-1822  -- Compiler

Additional Name(s)

: Harrison, Samuel, 1789-1818  -- Engraver
Messrs. Murray, Draper, Fairman & Co. -- Publisher

Published Date

: [1818]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 39 x 48 cm.

Notes

: "Entered according to Act of Congress 10th July 1818". Note 2.) Includes ill. of eagle. Note 3.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 525. Note 4.) Meridians: Washington and London. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 6.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 7.) Shows the United States east of the Continental Divide and parts of Canada and Mexico.

Standard Reference

: Phillips. List of maps of America, p. 880

Source

: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases / Charts and maps

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-6136 [LHS 525]

Digital ID

: 434140

Record ID

: 253005

Digital Item Published

: 2-15-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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