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Phelps & 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: 1258747

Phelps & Ensign's travellers' guide, and map of the United States : containing the roads, distances, steam boat and cana... (1840)

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Image Title

:  Phelps & 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

: Wells, J. -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Phelps & Ensign -- Publisher

Published Date

: 1840

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: Maps

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 41 x 77 cm.

Notes

: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 2.) Relief shown by hachures. Note 3.) Prime meridian: Washington. Note 4.) Distances from point to point shown on roads. Note 5.) Map within decorative borders. Note 6.) Includes note and 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.

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. 01-5146 [Map on 2 sheets]

Digital ID

: 1258747

Record ID

: 611097

Digital Item Published

: 2-28-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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