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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Lewis, Samuel
Attributed Author:
Arrowsmith, Aaron
Date:
1812
Short Title:
Louisiana.
Publisher:
Thomas & Andrews
Boston
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
25
Obj Width cm:
20
Scale 1:
21,000,000
Note:
Engraved map, uncolored. Relief shown by hachures. Covers the western U.S. and much of Canada and northern Mexico. Shows settlements, Indian tribes, rivers, etc. Prime meridians: Philadelphia and London.
Reference:
Cf P-Maps 371; Wheat 259; Paullin and Wright, pl.28; Rolston, J.N. Historical maps of Louisiana, 355; Cohen, P.E. Mapping the West, p. 80; Day 1478 (all for 1804 ed.)
World Area:
North America
Country:
Canada; United States
State/Province:
U.S. West
Full Title:
Louisiana. Drawn by S. Lewis. Tanner sc. (Boston: Published by Thomas & Andrews. 1812)
List No:
0028.050
Page No:
(50)
Series No:
53
Engraver or Printer:
Tanner, Benjamin, 1775-1848
Publication Author:
Arrowsmith, Aaron; Lewis, Samuel
Pub Date:
1812
Pub Title:
A new and elegant general atlas, comprising all the new discoveries, to the present time. Containing sixty-three maps, drawn by Arrowsmith and Lewis. Intended to accompany the new improved edition of Morse's Geography, but equally well calculated to be used with his Gazetteer, or any other geographical work. Boston: Published by Thomas & Andrews. Sold at their bookstore, no. 45, Newbury-Street, and by the principal booksellers in the United States. May, 1812.
Pub Reference:
P718; Ristow p. 265-266; Newberry Library.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
0028.000
Pub Type:
World Atlas
Pub Maps:
63
Pub Height cm:
28
Pub Width cm:
23
Image No:
0028050
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2006
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Louisiana. Drawn by S. Lewis. Tanner sc. (Boston: Published by Thomas & Andrews. 1812)