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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Mitchell, Samuel Augustus; Young, James H.
Date:
1834
Short Title:
New Map of the United States.
Publisher:
S. Augustus Mitchell
Philadelphia
Type:
Wall Map
Obj Height cm:
137
Obj Width cm:
173
Scale 1:
1,584,000
Note:
This is the first appearance of the map that was issued later in the same year with the title changed to "Reference and Distance Map of the United States by J.H. Young" (Karrow 1-1485, see our copy #4843) and then as "Mitchell's Reference and Distance Map of the United States by J.H. Young" (see our copy) also in 1834. We can find no changes, other than the title, between this first issue and the third issue of 1834. With black top and bottom rollers. Full color by state.
Reference:
Karrow 1-1484; Ristow p309-310.
Country:
United States
Full Title:
A New Map of the United States. By J.H. Young. Published By S. Augustus Mitchell. Philadelphia: For Sale By Mitchell & Hinman. No. 6 North Fifth Street, 1834. Engraved by J.H. Young, F. Dankworth, E. Yeager, & E.F. Woodward. Entered ... 1833 by S. Augustus Mitchell ... Pennsylvania. (title illustration) Designed by W. Mason. (inset) A General Map Of The United States with the contiguous British & Mexican Possessions. (with 12 additional inset maps).
List No:
4396.000
Engraver or Printer:
Dankworth, Frederick, b. ca. 1804; Mason, W.; Mitchell & Hinman; Woodward, E. F.; Yeager, E.
Publication Author:
Mitchell, Samuel Augustus; Young, James H.
Pub Date:
1834
Pub Title:
A New Map of the United States. By J.H. Young. Published By S. Augustus Mitchell. Philadelphia: For Sale By Mitchell & Hinman. No. 6 North Fifth Street, 1834. Engraved by J.H. Young, F. Dankworth, E. Yeager, & E.F. Woodward. Entered ... 1833 by S. Augustus Mitchell ... Pennsylvania. (title illustration) Designed by W. Mason. (inset) A General Map Of The United States with the contiguous British & Mexican Possessions. (with 12 additional inset maps).
Pub Reference:
Karrow 1-1484; Ristow p309-310.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
4396.000
Pub Type:
Wall Map
Pub Height cm:
137
Pub Width cm:
173
Image No:
4396000
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