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No. 1: [This map shows the position of our continent as compared with Europe and Africa on one side, and Asia on the other, placing us in the centre] / this map was prepared by Mr. Whitney for Mr. Breese's report to the Senate, U.S. 29 Congress.

Image ID: 465011

No. 1: [This map shows the position of our continent as compared with Europe and Africa on one side, and Asia on the oth... ([1845?])

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:  No. 1: [This map shows the position of our continent as compared with Europe and Africa on one side, and Asia on the other, placing us in the centre] / this map was prepared by Mr. Whitney for Mr. Breese's report to the Senate, U.S. 29 Congress.

Creator

: Whitney, Thomas R. (Thomas Richard), 1807-1858  -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Miller & Co. -- Lithographer
Breese, Sidney, 1800-1878  -- Associated name

Published Date

: [1845?]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 33 x 53 cm.

Notes

: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 2.) Shows sea routes and distances. Note 3.) Subtitle supplied by cataloger from text on map. Note 4.) Includes text, with distance and population statistics. Note 5.) Includes text, with distance and population statistics. Note 6.) Includes text, with distance and population statistics. Note 7.) Includes text, with distance and population statistics.

Source

: Maps of the World / Whole

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 02-305

Digital ID

: 465011

Record ID

: 292187

Digital Item Published

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

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