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Ensign's Travellers' guide and map of the United States : containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes &c. / engraved on steel by J. Wells, Brooklyn, L.I.

Image ID: 434648

Ensign's Travellers' guide and map of the United States : containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes &... (1845)


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Image Title

:  Ensign's Travellers' guide and map of the United States : containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes &c. / engraved on steel by J. Wells, Brooklyn, L.I.

Creator

: T. & E. H. Ensign -- Publisher

Additional Name(s)

: Wells, J. -- Engraver
Phelps & Squire -- Publisher
Phelps & Ensign -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1845

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 40 x 54 cm. folded in leather cover 14 x 9 cm. + text (53 p. ; 14 cm.)

Notes

: Includes insets: Vicinity of Niagara Falls -- North part of Maine -- Vicinity of New York -- Vicinity of Philadelphia -- Vicinity of Boston -- South part of Florida -- Vicinity of Baltimore -- Vicinity of New Orleans -- Vicinity of Mobile -- Vicinity of Cincinnati -- Vicinity of St. Louis -- Vicinity of Charleston -- Vicinity of Pittsburg -- Vicinity of Chicago -- Vicinity of Detroit -- Vicinity of Washington. Note 2.) Text title: Phelps & Ensign's traveller's guide through the United States : containing stage, steamboat, canal and rail-road routes, with the distances from place to place : illustrated by a new and accurate map of the United States. New York : Phelps & Ensign, No. 7 Bowery. Note 3.) "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1837 by Phelps & Squire, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court, of the Southern District, of the state of New York." Note 4.) Distances from point to point shown on roads. Note 5.) Map within decorative borders. Note 6.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 7.) Prime meridian: Washington. Note 8.) Relief shown by hachures.

Source

: Maps of North America. / Countries / United States (except New York) / Whole

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 00-479

Digital ID

: 434648

Record ID

: 253280

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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