Collection Items

  • Map
    Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela Wall map. Shows Canada only along United States border. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Buffy Cafritz, Madison Council; 2004. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. Differs from other 1849 ed. by omission of table of distances at lower left and "gold region" in California. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Sheets joined vertically, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Atwood, John M. - Barnard, William S. - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1849
  • Map
    Colton's new map of the state of Texas : the Indian Territory and adjoining portions of New Mexico, Louisiana, and Arkansas Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1872 by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. Insets: New Mexico -- Public Lands -- Indian Territory -- Missouri -- Louisiana. List showing population of Texas by counties in 1870. LC copies imperfect: Holes and torn ...
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Roessler, A. R. - G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1872