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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Date:
1849
Short Title:
Oregon, Upper California & New Mexico.
Publisher:
S.A. Mitchell
Philadelphia
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
42
Obj Width cm:
33
Scale 1:
6,600,000
Note:
Revision of Mitchell's 1846-1847 maps with title: Oregon and Upper California. Coverage is extended eastward to include New Mexico and part of Missouri Territory. Mexican boundary added. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. "Oregon" and "Upper or New California" in bold type; Oregon, Upper or New California and New Mexico in full color. Shows Indian tribes and includes descriptive notes. New California extends only to Mexican boundary. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
State/Province:
California; Oregon; U.S. West
Full Title:
Oregon, Upper California & New Mexico. Published by S. Augustus Mitchell, N.E. corner of Market & 7th Sts. Philadelphia. 1849. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1845 by H.N. Burroughs in the ... District Court of the eastern district of Penna.
List No:
0545.001
Page No:
36
Engraver or Printer:
Burroughs, H.N.
Publication Author:
Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Pub Date:
1849
Pub Title:
A new universal atlas containing maps of the various empires, kingdoms, states and republics of the World. With a special map of each of the United States, plans of cities &c. Comprehended in seventy sheets and forming a series of one hundred and seventeen maps, plans and sections ... Philadelphia, Published by S. Augustus Mitchell, N.E. corner of Market & 7th Streets. 1849. Entered ... 1846, by H.N. Burroughs. ... Pennsylvania. (title page by) J. Knight Sc.
Pub Reference:
Phillips, 797.
Pub Note:
Last edition published by Mitchell. Full color maps. Covers are half leather marbled paper covered boards with "Mitchell's Universal Atlas" stamped in gilt on the front cover label.
Pub List No:
0545.000
Pub Type:
World Atlas
Pub Maps:
73
Pub Height cm:
45
Pub Width cm:
37
Image No:
0545001
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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