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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Smith, Robert P.; Taintor, S. & Co.
Date:
1862
Short Title:
Washington Map of the United States.
Publisher:
S. Taintor & Co
Philadelphia
Type:
Wall Map
Obj Height cm:
169
Obj Width cm:
169
Scale 1:
1:3,000,000
Note:
Also published by Holmes Harrison & Co., London. Earlier than the other 1862 in that it is basically the same as the 1861 edition, with two counties added in Kansas, elimination of the list of forts in the upper left corner, adds the London publisher, adds the list of seceding states, and adds the list of ports of entry. Second Smith edition.
Reference:
Phillips Maps p911, Karrow 1-1641.
Country:
United States
Full Title:
The Washington Map of the United States By the Superintendent U.S. National Observatory, Washington D.C. 1862. S. Taintor & Co. 517, 519 & 521 Minor St. Philadelphia. Publishers. Holmes, Harrison & Co. London. Entered ... 1861 by Robert P. Smith ... Pennsylvania. (with) Five inset maps: The World and four thematic maps of the US showing Plants and Trees, Zoological Distribution, Temperature and Rainfall, and Geology.
List No:
2820.000
Publication Author:
Smith, Robert P.; Taintor, S. & Co.
Pub Date:
1862
Pub Title:
The Washington Map of the United States By the Superintendent U.S. National Observatory, Washington D.C. 1862. S. Taintor & Co. 517, 519 & 521 Minor St. Philadelphia. Publishers. Holmes, Harrison & Co. London. Entered ... 1861 by Robert P. Smith ... Pennsylvania. (with) Five inset maps: The World and four thematic maps of the US showing Plants and Trees, Zoological Distribution, Temperature and Rainfall, and Geology.
Pub Reference:
Phillips Maps p911, Karrow 1-1641.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
2820.000
Pub Type:
Wall Map
Pub Height cm:
169
Pub Width cm:
169
Image No:
2820000
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