Format Maps
Contributors Colles, Christopher
Dates 1789
Location Middle Atlantic States
United States
Language English
Subjects Middle Atlantic States
Roads
United States
Title
A survey of the roads of the United States of America /
Contributor Names
Colles, Christopher, 1738-1816.
Created / Published
[New York] : Christopher Colles, 1789.
Subject Headings
-  Roads--United States
-  Roads--Middle Atlantic States
-  United States
-  United States--Middle Atlantic States
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Orientation varies.
-  Phillips, 1326
-  Maps no. 34-39 are believed to never have been engraved as they are wanting in all known copies.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  On original paper cover in manuscript ink: "Collis's plan of the roads throughout the United States."
-  Accompanied by broadside: Proposals for publishing A survey of the roads of the United States of America / by Christopher Colles (conserved and bound in, 29 x 20 cm.).
-  Additionally accompanied by manuscript title page for this atlas from the Peter Force Collection (on sheet 21 x 12 cm.) and additional page with manuscript notes by Peter Force and George H. Moore, dated 1846 (on sheet 21 x 13 cm.). These 2 sheets and exhibit card in envelope, in slipcase, housed in container with Copy 2.
-  Conserved.
Medium
1 atlas (86 [i.e. 84] leaves) : 83 maps ; 24 cm.
Call Number
G1201.P2 C6 1789
G1201.P2 C6 1789 Copy 2 Vault (86 [i.e. 82] leaves) ; 23 cm. Conserved. Accompanying broadside housed in box, filed on shelf next to this copy.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3701pm gct00276a http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701pm.gct00276a
g3701pm gct00276b http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701pm.gct00276b
Library of Congress Catalog Number
84675230
http://lccn.loc.gov/84675230


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