Maps A map of the United States exhibiting post roads & distances : the first sheet comprehending the nine northern states, with parts of Virginia and the territory north of Ohio /
Barker, W. (William)
Early Works to 1800
- A map of the United States exhibiting post roads & distances : the first sheet comprehending the nine northern states, with parts of Virginia and the territory north of Ohio /
- Other Title
- Map of the United States exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers
- Map of the United States exhibiting post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers
- Contributor Names
- Bradley, Abraham, 1767-1838.
- Created / Published
- [Philadelphia?] : Abraham Bradley Junr., [1796?]
- Subject Headings
- - United States--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Post roads--United States--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - United States
- - Relief shown pictorially.
- - Prime meridian: Washington, D.C.
- - Handwritten on slip of paper affixed to map verso: "No. 154, title page of Map of United States deposited by Abm. Bradley junr. as author, Sept. 26th 1796."
- - "W. Barker, sculp. Philad."
- - Sheets joined to form 1 map.
- - LC Trails, 30
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Includes mail transportation chart and text.
- - Fold-lined, some brown coloration along folds. Some annotations in pencil.
- - Copy imperfect: Sheet sectioned vertically in half.
- 1 map on 4 sheets ; 88 x 94 cm., sheets 42 x 48 cm. or smaller.
- Call Number
- G3700 1796 .B72
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3700 ct001192 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700.ct001192
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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