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A Map of the United States of North America: Drawn From a Number of Critical Researches

by A. Arrowsmith, Hydrographer to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, No. 10 Soho Square
Format
Map; Online
Published
London : Published as the Act directs by A. Arrowsmith, No. 10 Soho Square, Jan 1st, 1796 [i.e. 1819]
Edition
Additions to 1819
Language
English
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:1,750,000]
Description
1 map on 4 sheets : hand col. ; 123 x 141 cm., on sheets 66 x 84 cm.
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially and with hachures.
  • Prime meridian: Greenwich.
  • This variant does not have fold-out extensions, there is not a colored border between Alabama and Mississippi, and Arrowsmith is identified as Hydrographer to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales rather than as Hydrographer to His Majesty.
  • The cartouche, which pictures Niagara Falls, is followed by descriptive text "Falls of Niagara."
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Imperfect: some general offsetting to all sheets. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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Area Table 73 1819 Arrowsmith
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Area Table 73 1819 Arrowsmith