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Maps A map of part of the continent of North America : between the 35th and 51st degrees of north latitude, and extending from 89⁰ degrees of west longitude to the Pacific Ocean

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Title
A map of part of the continent of North America : between the 35th and 51st degrees of north latitude, and extending from 89⁰ degrees of west longitude to the Pacific Ocean
Contributor Names
Clark, William, 1770-1838.
King, N. (Nicholas), 1771-1812.
Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809.
Created / Published
[1805]
Subject Headings
-  North America--Maps, Manuscript
-  West (U.S.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--West
-  North America
Notes
-  Relief shown by shading.
-  Covers western North America, from Lake Michigan and Lake Superior to the Pacific Ocean, including southern Canada and northern Mexico.
-  Pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Note from map folder: Map was copied from a sketch by William Clark, not one by Meriwether Lewis as indicated in the title.
-  Copy sectioned and mounted on cloth.
-  LC copy annotated on verso in pencil: Clothbacked & crepelined at Govt. Printing Office August 1934. Library, U.S. Dept. of State. North America, 1805. 38-2. Lewis' map of North Amer., 1805. North Amer. no. 9. 2-93-255.16.
Medium
1 map : ms. ; 77 x 110 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3300 1805 .C5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3300.ct000586
Library of Congress Control Number
00560525
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00560525
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=00560525&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Clark, William, N King, and Meriwether Lewis. A map of part of the continent of North America: between the 35th and 51st degrees of north latitude, and extending from 89⁰ degrees of west longitude to the Pacific Ocean. [1805] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00560525/. (Accessed July 28, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Clark, W., King, N. & Lewis, M. (1805) A map of part of the continent of North America: between the 35th and 51st degrees of north latitude, and extending from 89⁰ degrees of west longitude to the Pacific Ocean. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00560525/.

MLA citation style:

Clark, William, N King, and Meriwether Lewis. A map of part of the continent of North America: between the 35th and 51st degrees of north latitude, and extending from 89⁰ degrees of west longitude to the Pacific Ocean. [1805] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00560525/>.