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Lay's map of the United States / compiled from the latest and best authorities and actual surveys by Amos Lay, geographer and map  publisher ; engraved by O.H. & D.S. Throop & Wm. Chapin.
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Lay's map of the United States / compiled from the latest and best authorities and actual surveys by Amos Lay, geographe...

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Image Title

:  Lay's map of the United States / compiled from the latest and best authorities and actual surveys by Amos Lay, geographer and map publisher ; engraved by O.H. & D.S. Throop & Wm. Chapin.

Creator

: Lay, Amos, d. 1851  -- Geographer (not in Relator list)

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : col., dissected and mounted on 6 sheets, encapsulated in mylar ; 134 x 156 cm., sheets 67 x 53 cm. or smaller.

Notes

: Relief shown by hachures. Note 2.) Hand colored. Note 3.) Shows county boundaries. Note 4.) Shows part of southern Canada. Note 5.) Includes "Statistical table of the United States" and table of "Population of Upper and Lower Canada." Note 6.) Inset: Florida. Note 7.) Prime meridians: Washington, Greenwich. Note 8.) Originally dissected to fold, mounted on 4 sheets of linen, 67 x 77 cm., edged with cloth.

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. 85-3135 [Filed with 1832]

Digital ID

: 1253199

Record ID

: 606302

Digital Item Published

: 5-3-2006; updated 3-25-2011

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