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

by A. Arrowsmith, Geographer, No. 24 Rathbone Place
Format
Map; Online
Published
London : Published as the Act directs by A. Arrowsmith, No. 24 Rathbone Place, Jan. 1st 1796 [i.e. 1802]
Edition
Additions to 1802
Language
English
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:1,750,000]
Description
1 map on 4 sheets : hand col. ; 126 x 143 cm. (complete image)
Notes
  • Relief shown with hauchures and pictorially.
  • Before the addition of "Ohio" on the upper left sheet.
  • The cartouche, which pictures Niagara Falls, is followed by descriptive text "Falls of Niagara." Text concerning boundaries that appeared in lower left corner of the 1796 map is no longer present.
  • Scale of Geographical Miles.
  • Library has 2 copies, both with some sheets pasted together to form 2 sheets. In one copy, the upper right verso of each double sheet is numbered 65 and 66. In the other copy, sheets are numbered 21-22.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 1-2: Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
Cited in
Philllips, Maps, p. 874.
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Area Table 73 1802 Arrowsmith
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Area Table 73 1802 Arrowsmith