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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Mitchell, Samuel Augustus; Young, James H.
Date:
1845
Short Title:
Mitchell's Reference & Distance Map Of The United States.
Publisher:
S.A. Mitchell
Philadelphia
Type:
Wall Map
Obj Height cm:
137
Obj Width cm:
173
Scale 1:
1,584,000
Note:
The border is changed and enlarged slightly from the 1841 edition, and the inset map of North America incorporates information from the John Arrowsmith Map of British North America in the Great Basin. New counties are added in Iowa, which is no longer a territory, and the counties in the northern Michigan penisula are fully develped. The copyright date has been changed to 1845. Insets show the United States, south part of Florida, Boston, New York, Philadelphia, north part of Maine, Rochester, Niagara Falls, Albany, Baltimore and Washington, and Charleston. With black top and bottom rollers. Full color by county.
Reference:
Karrow 1-1548.
Country:
United States
Full Title:
Mitchell's Reference & Distance Map Of The United States. By J.H. Young. Published By S. Augustus Mitchell. Philadelphia For Sale By S. Augustus Mitchell, N.E. corner of Market & Seventh Streets; 1845. Engraved by J.H. Young, F. Dankworth, E. Yeager & E. F. Woodward. Entered ... 1845 by S. Augustus Mitchell ... Pennsylvania ... (illustration) Designed by W. Mason. (inset) A General Map Of The United States with the contiguous British & Mexican Possessions. (with 10 additional inset maps).
List No:
4223.000
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:
1845
Pub Title:
Mitchell's Reference & Distance Map Of The United States. By J.H. Young. Published By S. Augustus Mitchell. Philadelphia For Sale By S. Augustus Mitchell, N.E. corner of Market & Seventh Streets; 1845. Engraved by J.H. Young, F. Dankworth, E. Yeager & E. F. Woodward. Entered ... 1845 by S. Augustus Mitchell ... Pennsylvania ... (illustration) Designed by W. Mason. (inset) A General Map Of The United States with the contiguous British & Mexican Possessions. (with 10 additional inset maps).
Pub Reference:
Karrow 1-1548.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
4223.000
Pub Type:
Wall Map
Pub Height cm:
137
Pub Width cm:
173
Image No:
4223000
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