Maps Eclipse of the sun, 1846 : April 25 /

Format Maps
Contributors Smith, Asa
Dates 1846
Location Western Hemisphere
Language English
Subjects Maps
Solar Eclipses
Western Hemisphere
Eclipse of the sun, 1846 : April 25 /
Other Title
Magnificent Eclipse of the Sun, April 25th, 1846 : this is the greatest Eclispe visible to the United States until May 26th, 1854.
Contributor Names
Smith, Asa.
Subject Headings
-  Western Hemisphere--Maps
-  Solar eclipses--1846--Maps
-  Western Hemisphere
-  "Deposited in the Clerk's Office for the Southern District of New York February 21, 1846."
-  Includes notes and world map showing path of eclipse.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy accompanied by broadside mounted on cloth with map: Text in two columns; printed area, including ornamental border, measures 22 x 17 cm.
-  LC copy has handwritten in top margin: Received at the State Department, April 18, 1846. 368.
1 map : hand colored ; 44 x 36 cm
Call Number
G3290 1846 .S6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
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