Format Maps
Contributors Melish, John
Dates 1820
Location America
Great Britain
United States
Language English
Subjects America
Great Britain
United States
Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British & Spanish possessions /
Other Title
Map of United States and adjacent British & Spanish possessions
map of united states and adjacent british & spanish possessions
Contributor Names
Melish, John, 1771-1822.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : John Melish, 1820.
Subject Headings
-  United States--Maps
-  Great Britain--Colonies--America--Maps
-  Spain--Colonies--America--Maps
-  United States
-  Also shows southern Canada, Mexico, parts of Central America, and the West Indies.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress the 16th day of June 1820."
-  This is a variant edition printed between the documented 6th and 7th states. The 6th and 7th states of the map are described in: A la carte / compiled by Walter Ristow. 1972. p. 180.
-  Prime meridians: London and Washington, D.C.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes "general statistical table," "statistical table of the several countries exhibited ...," and inset of the West Indies.
-  Sectioned into 50 pieces, mounted on cloth. Edged with green silk.
-  Vendor: Old Print Shop
-  Acquisitions control no. 2008-127
1 map : hand col. ; 110 x 150 cm., folded to 22 x 15 cm.
Call Number
G3700 1820 .M4e2
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3700 ct002320
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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