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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Tanner, Henry S.
Date:
1845
Short Title:
Map of South America.
Publisher:
Henry S. Tanner
Philadelphia
Type:
Case Map
Obj Height cm:
107
Obj Width cm:
75
Scale 1:
8,200,000
Note:
Engraved by J.H. Young & F. Dankworth. See Africa Map. Quite different from Tanner's early map of South America in the American Atlas. Probably a Finley production from the 1830's. Inset maps include: Harbour Of Rio Janeiro; Comparative Heights Of The Principal Mountain Towns & Of South America; Map of the Country in the Vicinity Of The City Of Buenos Ayres; Comparative Lengths Of The Principal Rivers Of South America. Full color by country. Folds into marbled end sheets and into a new tan cloth folding case 30x22 with "South America H.S. Tanner 1845" stamped in gilt on the spine.
World Area:
South America
Full Title:
Map Of South America. Carefully Compiled from the Latest Maps & Charts And Other Geographical Publications. Philadelphia: Published by Henry S. Tanner 1845. Engraved by J.H. Young & F. Dankworth Philada. (with 4 inset maps).
List No:
2722.000
Series No:
1
Publication Author:
Tanner, Henry S.
Pub Date:
1845
Pub Title:
Map Of South America. Carefully Compiled from the Latest Maps & Charts And Other Geographical Publications. Philadelphia: Published by Henry S. Tanner 1845. Engraved by J.H. Young & F. Dankworth Philada. (with 4 inset maps).
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
2722.000
Pub Type:
Case Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
107
Pub Width cm:
75
Image No:
2722000
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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