Maps Colton's illustrated & embellished steel plate map of the world on Mercator's projection : compiled from the latest & most authentic sources exhibiting the recent Arctic and Antarctic discoveries & explorations /
Johnson, D. Griffing
- Colton's illustrated & embellished steel plate map of the world on Mercator's projection : compiled from the latest & most authentic sources exhibiting the recent Arctic and Antarctic discoveries & explorations /
- Contributor Names
- Johnson, D. Griffing.
- Created / Published
- New York : J.H. Colton, 1854.
- Subject Headings
- - World Maps
- - Earth
- - Relief shown by hachures.
- - Includes illustrations of cities and people along filigreed border.
- - Inset: view of Antarctic Continent as seen by the U.S. Ship Peacock, January 19th, 1840. 4 x 29 cm.
- - List of distances to and from various cities around the world at the top of map.
- - An explanation of projection at the top of map.
- - An explanation of scale in the lower left corner of map.
- - Geographical epochs listed in the lower right of map.
- - "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1846 by D. Griffing Johnson in the clerks office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York."
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - LC Copy cut and mounted on cloth. DLC
- 1 map : hand col. ; 118 x 176 cm.
- Call Number
- G3200 1854 .J6
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3200 ct002354 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct002354
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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