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Geographical, statistical, and historical map of Kentucky

drawn by F. Lucas, Jr. ; engrav'd by Young & Delleker.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : col. ; 29 x 48 cm. on sheet 46 x 58 cm. + Appendix (1 sheet ; 43 x 28 cm)
Variant title
Kentucky
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:1,340,000]
(W 89⁰00ʹ--W 82⁰00ʹ/N 39⁰20ʹ--N 36⁰00ʹ).
Published
[Philadelphia : H.C. Carey & I. Lea, 1822?]
Notes
Title from top of sheet; additional title "Kentucky" appears on the face of the map above the scale bar.
Relief shown pictorially.
Shows Hickman County, formed in 1822, although Hickman is not included in the list of counties in the accompanying Appendix.
Plate "No. 27." in upper right margin.
Includes text describing the geography, rivers, climate, chief towns, economy, etc.
On the University of Virginia copy, the word "methodists" in the 1-line text under Religion is not capitalized as it is on the Rumsey copy.
Appeared in: A complete historical, chronological and geographical American atlas. Philadelphia : H.C. Carey & I. Lea... 1822.
Cited in
Phillips, Atlases, no. 1373a, v. 1, p. 760.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Map and Appendix sheet are both yellowed and linen-backed.
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