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Map of the Chief Part of the Southern States and Part of the Western No. 12: Engraved to Illustrate Mitchell's School and Family Geography

Engraved by W. Williams
Map; Online
Philadelphia : E.H. Butler & Co., [between 1859 and 1863?
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:3,700,000]
1 map : hand-col. ; 26 x 41 cm.
  • Includes the Carolinas, Florida, northern Florida, Tennessee Arkansas, Lousiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Georgia.
  • Shows railroads, canals, populations and distances.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
  • Includes note and explanaton.
  • Above title: No. 12.
  • "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by S. Augustus Mitchell in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the eastern district of Pennsylvania."
  • Appeared in: Mitchell's School atlas : comprising the maps and tables designed to accompany Mitchell;s school and family geography. Philadelphia : E.H. Butler & Co., [between 1859 and 1863?] The first edition of the School atlas with maps copyrighted 1858 seems to have appeared in 1859. West Virginia, which became a state in 1863, is not shown on another map probably extracted from the same volume.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Imperfect: Tear at lower margin and centerfold separation at top. Manuscript notes re. S.B. Leonard on verso.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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G3860 1859 .M5