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map
"Published as the act directs...."; Date of latest additions in publication statement below neat line.; Relief shown pictorially and by hachures.; The cartouche, which pictures Niagara Falls, is followed by descriptive text "Falls of Niagara" .; Hand colored boundaries.; Present states of Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi are combined in one border and labeled "Georgia"; all were organized as states or territories by 1817.
A. Arrowsmith, no. 10 Soho Square (publisher)
Arrowsmith, Aaron, 1750-1823. (creator)
Jan. 1st, 1796, additions to 1802. [in ma.] 1817
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Hand Colored.; Letters of Aranda and Franklin printed in facsimile in the left border reflect the official use of the map in establishing United States boundaries.; Reprint of map published in 1792 by Le Rouge, Paris.; Third impression of the 3d French ed.; Relief shown pictorially.; Includes text and inset "Nouvelle carte de la Baye dH́udson et de Labrador selon las dernieres cartes levées sur les lieux."; In upper border: The United States of America, showing the boundaries fixed in 1782 five years before the ratification of the Constitution, from a contemporary copy of Benjamin Franklin's red-line map identified in Spain by the Library of Congress at Washington, issued by the United States Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission.; "The two letters printed in facsimile near the western border of this map ... demonstrate the official quality of the red line which shows our original external boundary. The letter from Franklin to Vergennes is taken from French archives ... Franklin and Jay were then members of our peace commission at Paris, Vergennes was the foreign minister of France, Aranda was the Spanish minister at Paris, and Floridablanca was the foreign minister of Spain. In free translation with explanatory clauses added, Aranda's letter of Jan. 1, 1785 [to Floridablanca] may be rendered as follows 'I now send you a map just like the one I sent you on Aug. 10, 1782, when I began negociating with John Jay concerning the boundary between the United States and the Spanish possessions in North America. It is marked in accordance with the boundary articles of the treaty of Nov. 30, 1782, between the United States and England. The boundaries upon this map are copied from the very map upon which Benjamin Franklin marked the boundaries for Monsieur de Vergennes less than four weeks ago on Dec. 6, 1782.'"; "This map is one of a series of similar colored maps, depicting the 13 original states from New Hampshire to Georgia at the time formation of the Constitution."; Also available online.
U.S. Geological Survey (publisher)
Mitchell, John, 1711-1768. (creator)
Hawkins.; Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.; Le Rouge, Georges-Louis.; Geological Survey (U.S.); United States. Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission. (contributor)
1938
map
Numbered 55.; "Engraved for Thomsons New General Atlas."; Shows rivers and principal settlements.; Relief shown by hachures and shading.; Greenwich meridian.
John Thomson (publisher)
Thomson, John, 19th cent. (creator)
[1829]
map
"Published as the act directs...."; Date of latest additions in publication statement below neat line.; Relief shown pictorially and by hachures.; The cartouche, which pictures Niagara Falls, is followed by descriptive text "Falls of Niagara" .; Hand colored boundaries.; Present states of Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi are combined in one border and labeled "Georgia"; all were organized as states or territories by 1817.
A. Arrowsmith, no. 10 Soho Square (publisher)
Arrowsmith, Aaron, 1750-1823. (creator)
Jan. 1st, 1796, additions to 1802. [in ma.] 1817
map
"Published as the act directs...."; Date of latest additions in publication statement below neat line.; Relief shown pictorially and by hachures.; The cartouche, which pictures Niagara Falls, is followed by descriptive text "Falls of Niagara" .; Hand colored boundaries.; Present states of Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi are combined in one border and labeled "Georgia"; all were organized as states or territories by 1817.
A. Arrowsmith, no. 10 Soho Square (publisher)
Arrowsmith, Aaron, 1750-1823. (creator)
Jan. 1st, 1796, additions to 1802. [in ma.] 1817
map
"Published as the act directs...."; Date of latest additions in publication statement below neat line.; Relief shown pictorially and by hachures.; The cartouche, which pictures Niagara Falls, is followed by descriptive text "Falls of Niagara" .; Hand colored boundaries.; Present states of Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi are combined in one border and labeled "Georgia"; all were organized as states or territories by 1817.
A. Arrowsmith, no. 10 Soho Square (publisher)
Arrowsmith, Aaron, 1750-1823. (creator)
Jan. 1st, 1796, additions to 1802. [in ma.] 1817
map
"Engraved by G. Allen Sadlers, Wells Row, Islington".; "Engraved for Morse's Geography published by J. Stockdale."
J. Stockdale (publisher)
Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814. (creator)
Sadlers, G. Allen. (contributor)
1792
map
Relief shown pictorially.; Shows Pacific coast line [Alaska to Central America]; Iceland, Greenland; coastal and inland settlements in Mexico and along the Atlantic coast from Labrador to the United States; the West Indies.; Includes some notes and dates of exploration.; "London, Published by J. Cary, Engraver & Mapseller No. 181, Strand Decr. 1, 1806."; From Cary's New universal atlas. London, 1808.
J. Cary (publisher)
Cary, John, ca. 1754-1835. (creator)
1806
map
Longitude west from London.
London Mag[azine] (publisher)
Kitchin, Thomas, d. 1784. (creator)
1747
map
"Published as the act directs...."; Date of latest additions in publication statement below neat line.; Relief shown pictorially and by hachures.; The cartouche, which pictures Niagara Falls, is followed by descriptive text "Falls of Niagara" .; Hand colored boundaries.; Present states of Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi are combined in one border and labeled "Georgia"; all were organized as states or territories by 1817.
A. Arrowsmith, no. 10 Soho Square (publisher)
Arrowsmith, Aaron, 1750-1823. (creator)
Jan. 1st, 1796, additions to 1802. [in ma.] 1817
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Caption title: Carte particuliére de L'Amérique Septentrionale.; Relief shown pictorially.; Detached from: Atlas nouveau toutes les parties du monde ... Amsterdam : J. Cóvens & C. Mortier, [1683-1761].; Insets: Fall of Niagra -- Québec -- New York -- Mexico -- Placentia -- Annapolis Royal -- Boston -- New York -- Charleston -- Bermuda -- S. Augustine -- Providence -- Havana -- S. Jago -- Kingston -- Port Antonio -- Port Royal in Martinica -- Barbados -- Antigua -- Cartagène -- Porto Bello.
Printed for J. Covens and C. Mortier (publisher)
Popple, Henry, d. 1743. (creator)
Condet, Johannes.; Cóvens, Jean.; Mortier, Corneille. (contributor)
1750
Image
"Published under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge."; Shows counties, cities and towns, major roads, swamps, and areas of Indian habitation.; "Published June 1st 1833 by Baldwin & Cradock 47 Paternoster Row London."; In left lower margin: Tanner.; In right lower margin: Engraved by J & C. Walker.; Relief shown by hachures.
Baldwin & Cradock (publisher)
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) (creator)
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.; J. & C. Walker (Firm); Baldwin & Cradock. (contributor)
1833
Image
Shows counties, cities and towns, major roads, swamps, and areas of Indian habitation.; "Published June 1st 1833 by Baldwin & Cradock 47 Paternoster Row London."; In left lower margin: Tanner.; In right lower margin: Engraved by J & C. Walker.; Outline color.
Baldwin & Cradock (publisher)
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) (creator)
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.; J. & C. Walker (Firm) (contributor)
1833
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"Published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge."; "Published Nov. 1st 1833 by Baldwin & Cradock 47 Paternoster Row London."; In right lower margin: Printed by Russell, Penge; J & C Walker Sculp.; Relief shown by hachures.
Baldwin & Cradock (publisher)
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) (creator)
J. & C. Walker (Firm); Baldwin & Cradock. (contributor)
1833
map
Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian : [Paris].; Upper left : "Atl. Geogr."; Upper right : "Tav. 34"; Lower left : "G. Sasso c. M. Bonatti"; Lower right : "incisero l' Anno 1821"; Shows eastern Russia to western France, Arctic to northern South America, north Pacific and north Atlantic oceans.
[Batelli & Fanfani] (publisher)
Rossi, Luigi 1764-1824 (creator)
1821
map
Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.; Prime meridian: Ferro.; Imprint on map: Printed for the proprietors, Bowles & Carver, No. 69 in St. Paul's Church Yard, London.; Includes historical notes and table, "The continents & islands of N. America are divided and possessed as follows ..."; On verso: "30" in upper right corner.
Bowles & Carver (publisher)
Delarochette, L. (Louis), 1731-1802. (creator)
Palairet, Jean, 1697-1774.; Bowles & Carver. (contributor)
[1813]
map
Relief shown by hachures.; "Pinkerton's modern atlas."; "June 25th, 1812."; "Neele, sculpt."
Cadell & Davies & Longman, Hurst, Orme & Brown (publisher)
Hebert, L., geographer. (creator)
Pinkerton, John, 1758-1826. (contributor)
1812
map
Lower right corner: Engraved by J. & C. Walker.; Prime meridian: London; Relief shown by hachures.
Published by Chapman & Hall (publisher)
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) (creator)
J. & C. Walker (Firm) (contributor)
1843
map
"Im verlage des Industrie Comptoirs".; Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Paris.; Color used to represent possessions of England, United States, Spain, France, Holland, Denmark and Sweden.; Place names in English and German.
Industrie Comptoirs (publisher)
Reichard, C. G. (Christian Gottlieb), 1758-1837. (creator)
Verlag des Industrie Comptoirs. (contributor)
1802
map
Relief shown by hachures.; Shows approximate claims of Mexico and United States territories.
Hinton, Simpkin & Marshall (publisher)
I.T. Hinton & Simpkin & Marshall. (creator)
Fenner, Sears & Co.; (Fenner, Sears & Co.) (contributor)
1832
map
Map of North America and part of Central America.; "Published Feb.y 17th 1808".; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; In lower right margin: B. Smith sc.; From Wilkinson's general atlas of the world.
Published by Robert Wilkinson (publisher)
Wilkinson, Robert, d. ca. 1825. (creator)
Wilkinson, Robert, d. ca. 1825.; Smith, Benjamin, d. 1833. (contributor)
1808
map
Covers also parts of Mexico and Canada.; Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridians: London and Washington, D.C.
Im Verlage bei Wilh. Hoffmann (publisher)
Hoffmann, Wilhelm, (creator)
1828
map
Engraved by: Young & Delleker.; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; Relief shown pictorially and hachures.; Steamship lines added in manuscript.
A. Finley (publisher)
Finley, A. (Anthony) (creator)
Young & Delleker. (contributor)
1824
Image
Relief shown pictorially.; Includes col. ill.
Joh. Justin Gebauers (publisher)
L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726. (creator)
1753
Image
Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.; Shows major cities, countries and European possessions, and areas of Indian habitation; coloration infers Texas and Upper or New California as separate entities from either Mexico or the United States; Oregon [British] Columbia intrudes into Oregon Territory [boundary set in 1818]; central plains labeled as Mandan and Osage Districts and Iowa [Territory]; boundary of Russian America [Alaska] as set "settled in 1825."; Includes text note.; In lower right margin: National Atlas - 37.; "Edinburgh, John Johnstone, and W. & A.K. Johnston, Glasgow, Robert Weir, _ Lumsden & Son."
John Johnstone, and W. & A.K. Johnston [etc.] (publisher)
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871. (creator)
Johnstone, John, publisher.; Weir, Robert.; W. & A.K. Johnston Limited.; James Lumsden & Son. (contributor)
1843
Image
Relief shown pictorially.; Shows "Russian Settlements" [Alaska], "British America" [Canada], "Republic of Mexico", "Guatemala," Greenland", northern boundary of the United States from Lake of the Woods to the Pacific following the 49th line of latitude, major cities, rivers, and mountains.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Relief shown by hachures.
s.n (publisher)
1826
Image
"Published... Jany. 6th 1808."; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Relief shown by hachures.; In lower right margin: B. Smith Sculpsit; The map extends south to Cabo San Lucas.; 42
Published by C. Smith (publisher)
Smith, Benjamin, -1833. (creator)
Smith, C. (Colquhoun), active 19th century. (contributor)
1808
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Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; "Shows Mr. Stuart's route through the United States and Canada in 1828, 29 & 30."; "Shows the boundary of the United States both on the side of the British Possessions , & those of Mexico."; Probably taken from James Stuart's Three Years in North America.
R. Cadell (publisher)
Cadell, Robert; Stuart, James, 1775-1849. (contributor)
1833
Image
3rd Philadelphia ed., 1821, from the London ed. of 1817, with corrections and additions.; Relief shown pictorially.; Shows political divisions of North and South America and routes of exploration taken by Columbus, Cortez, and Pizarro.; Includes notes and text flanking maps in left, right, and lower panels : America--Political Divisions of America--Discovery and First Settlement of America by Europeans.; Young & Delleker, Sc.; In right upper panel corner: No. 67.; "Printed by T.H. Palmer for M. Carey & Son, from the London Edition of 1817, with corrections and additions."
M. Carey & Son (publisher)
Paguenaud, E. (creator)
Aspin, Jehoshaphat, active 18th century-19th century.; Palmer, Thomas H., 1782-1861.; Lavoisne, C. V.; M. Carey & Son.; Young & Delleker. (contributor)
1821
Image
Relief shown by hachures.; Shows national boundaries, trading posts, cities, territories of First Nations peoples, Caledonia River, U.S. boundary along 52°N west of Rockies.; Plate 48 from Smith's New general atlas, London,1826.
Published by C. Smith, No. 172 Strand (publisher)
Smith, Charles. (creator)
[1826]
Image
Shows boundaries, rivers and principal settlements.; Shows portions of present United States north to Missouri River and east to Mobile.; Relief shown by hachures.; Greenwich meridian.
Thomson, John, 1777- (creator)
1814
Image
Shows areas of Indian habitation grouped by native language.; In left lower margin: Compiled under the direction of Henry Gannett E.M.; In upper margin: Bureau of Ethnology, Seventh Annual Report Plate I.; Inset: Aleutian Islands.
Sackett & Wilhelms Litho. Co (publisher)
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902. (creator)
Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914.; Sackett & Wilhelms Litho. & Prt. Co. (contributor)
1891
map
Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Paris.; Number 19 at upper right.
[Fx. Delamarche] (publisher)
Delamarche, Felix. (creator)
1824
Image
Inset: Supplement à la Partie Nord-Ouest.; "Publiée par Armand Aubrée, Editeur, rue Tavanne 14 a Paris; gravée sur acier par L. Grénier, rue des Noyers No. 33; Imprimé par Mangeon; Ecrit par Bénard, rue S. Jacques, 5L."; Mexico ceded California in 1848, so map is before this date.
Armand Aubrée Editeur (publisher)
Monin, C. V. (Charles V.) (creator)
1840
map
Prime meridian: Paris.; Scale given in French leagues, geographic miles, English miles, and Spanish leagues.; Relief shown by hachures.; No. 23; Nord, Sud, Est, and Ouest printed outside borders.
Furne (publisher)
Tardieu, Ambroise, 1788-1841. (creator)
Furne (Firm) (contributor)
1845]
Image
From: Atlas Univrersel illustré.; Top right: Nouveau continent.; Illustrations on three sides.
Combette (publisher)
Levasseur, V. (Victor) (creator)
[1845]
map
Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Paris; "Tableau du Climat et du Sol" above neat line, top left; "Pl. I." above neat line, top right.
Courcier (publisher)
Volney, C.-F (Constantin-François), 1757-1820. (creator)
1803]
map
Relief shown by hachures.; Shows prevailing winds and currents.; Prime meridian: Paris.; "Tableau du Climat et du Sol" above neat line, top left; "Pl. II." above neat line, top right.
Courcier (publisher)
Volney, C.-F (Constantin-François), 1757-1820. (creator)
[1803]
map
Prime meridian: Paris.; Relief shown by hachures.; Eight illustrations on each side of the map, drawn by A. Testard, describe various parts of the New World and its flora.; Shows location of forts, ports, canals, mines, national and internal boundaries, European colonies, etc.
Fatout, editeur, Bouvelard Poissonniére 17 (publisher)
Vuillemin, A. (Alexandre), b. 1812. (creator)
Fatout; Gérin; Guesnu; Langevin; Lefèvre, F.; Mageon; Testard, J. Alph. (contributor)
1859
Image
Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Paris.; Outline hand colored.; In upper right corner: "Atlas Universal Pl. 33."
Chez l'auteur (publisher)
Brué, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832. (creator)
1825
Image
This map shows the extent of the United States with states colored in yellow and territories in orange. State capitals, cities, towns, Indian tribes, and numerous notations fill the map. On a full sheet of German text, providing a detailed political history of the United States. Ref: Phillips (Atlases) #3550; Prime meridians: Washington and Paris.; Scale estimate based on latitude spacing.; Relief shown by hachures.
Las Cases, Emmanuel-Auguste-Dieudonné, comte de, 1766-1842. (creator)
Velten, J. (contributor)
1829.
Image
Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Paris.; European possessions shown by color.; Includes inset of "Nordwestlichster Theil von Nord America."
Im Verlage des Geogr. Instituts (publisher)
Reichard, C. G. (Christian Gottlieb), 1758-1837. (creator)
Verlage des Geograph Instituts. (contributor)
1817
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