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Map of the United States / by J.H. Young ; engraved by J.H. Young, D. Haines & F. Dankworth.
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Image ID: 434881

Map of the United States / by J.H. Young ; engraved by J.H. Young, D. Haines & F. Dankworth. (1834)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Map of the United States / by J.H. Young ; engraved by J.H. Young, D. Haines & F. Dankworth.

Creator

: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton), fl. 1757-1797  -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868 -- Publisher
Dankworth, Frederick, b. ca. 1804  -- Engraver
Haines, D. -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1834

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 107 x 84 cm.

Notes

: Includes decorative cartouche, "Distances on the Erie and Champlain canals," "Length of the principal canals in the United States," "Comparative heights of the principal mountains and hills, of the United States," "Comparative lengths of the principal rivers of the United States," statistical tables of the United States and North America. Note 2.) Insets: Vicinity of Albany -- Vicinity of the Falls of Niagara -- Vicinity of Boston -- Vicinity of New York -- Vicinity of Philadelphia -- Vicinity of Baltimore and Washington -- Vicinity of Charleston -- Vicinity of New Orleans -- Map of North America, including all the recent geographical discoveries. Note 3.) "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the Clerks Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, October 10th 1834 by S. Augustus Mitchell." Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) Prime meridian: Washington. Note 6.) 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. 01-5240

Digital ID

: 434881

Record ID

: 253513

Digital Item Published

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

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