Maps A survey of the roads of the United States of America /
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Middle Atlantic States
Early Works to 1800
Middle Atlantic States
- 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--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Roads--Middle Atlantic States--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - United States
- - United States--Middle Atlantic States
- - 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.
- 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.
- 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
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