Format Maps
Contributors Melish, John
Dates 1820
Location America
Great Britain
Spain
United States
Language English
Subjects America
Colonies
Great Britain
Maps
Spain
United States
Title
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
Notes
-  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
Medium
1 map : hand col. ; 110 x 150 cm., folded to 22 x 15 cm.
Call Number
G3700 1820 .M4e2
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3700 ct002320 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700.ct002320
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2008622175
http://lccn.loc.gov/2008622175


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