Maps Mitchell's map of the United States : showing the principal travelling turnpike and common roads, on which are given the distances in miles from one place to another, also the courses of the canals & rail roads throughout the country, carefully compiled from the best authorities.

Format Maps
Contributors Mitchell, S. Augustus
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus)
Dates 1836
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Maps
United States
Title
Mitchell's map of the United States : showing the principal travelling turnpike and common roads, on which are given the distances in miles from one place to another, also the courses of the canals & rail roads throughout the country, carefully compiled from the best authorities.
Contributor Names
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : S.A. Mitchell ; Sold by Mitchell & Hinman, [1836?]
Subject Headings
-  United States--Maps
-  United States
Notes
-  Shows longitude west from Greenwich and Washington.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1835, by S. Augustus Mitchell ..."
-  The paper edition of this map appears in Bishop Davenport's A New Gazetteer, or Geographical Dictionary of North America . . . (Philadelphia, 1836). [From published bibliography]
-  Cloth map.
-  LC Railroad maps, 5
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes distance table below the title.
-  Insets: Environs of Niagara Falls. 7 x 7 cm.--Environs of Baltimore and Washington. 9 x 7 cm.--Environs of Charleston. 9 x 6 cm.--Environs of Hartford and New Haven. 3 x 3 cm.--Environs of Albany. 7 x 7 cm.--Environs of Boston. 9 x 7 cm.--Environs of New York. 9 x 6 cm.--Environs of Philadelphia. 9 x 6 cm. [From published bibliography]
-  LC copy imperfect: Faded and stained.
-  LC copy has the name "Emeline Miller" embroidered in lower right corner of sheet and the name "E. Miller" stamped on, in upper left corner of sheet.
-  Vault
Medium
1 map : cloth ; 45 x 58 cm., on sheet 73 x 80 cm.
Call Number
G3700 1836 .M51
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3700 rr000050 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700.rr000050
Library of Congress Catalog Number
87692342
Other Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record
http://lccn.loc.gov/87692342

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