Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Monk, Jacob
Date:
1862
Short Title:
Continental Map Of North America.
Publisher:
Jacob Monk
Philadelphia
Type:
Wall Map
Obj Height cm:
170
Obj Width cm:
156
Scale 1:
3,041,280
Note:
The latest Monk U.S. map that we have seen, although Karrow lists an 1863 edition. This is similar to the 1860 "Standard American Map..." with the addition of several new inset maps, and the appearance of Nevada and Colorado. With black top roller and bottom rollers, top roller is faded. Edged in dark green cloth. Full color by county.
Reference:
Karrow 1-0766.
World Area:
Central America; North America
Full Title:
The Continental Map Of North America. Compiled from recent Government Surveys and other authentic sources. Designed & Published by Jacob Monk Philadelphia, 1862. Drawn Engraved & Printed by A. Hoen & Co. Baltimore. Entered ... 1862 by Jacob Monk ... Maryland. (inset) New Map Of The World on Mercators Projection ... (with 3 additional inset maps and 1 profile).
List No:
4988.000
Engraver or Printer:
A. Hoen & Co.; Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859; Muller; Tyson, Philip T.; Dromme, T.
Publication Author:
Monk, Jacob
Pub Date:
1862
Pub Title:
The Continental Map Of North America. Compiled from recent Government Surveys and other authentic sources. Designed & Published by Jacob Monk Philadelphia, 1862. Drawn Engraved & Printed by A. Hoen & Co. Baltimore. Entered ... 1862 by Jacob Monk ... Maryland. (inset) New Map Of The World on Mercators Projection ... (with 3 additional inset maps and 1 profile).
Pub Reference:
Karrow 1-0766.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
4988.000
Pub Type:
Wall Map
Pub Height cm:
170
Pub Width cm:
156
Image No:
4988000
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The Continental Map Of North America. Compiled from recent Government Surveys and o…