Maps Geographical conversation cards : [states of the United States]
About this Item
- Geographical conversation cards : [states of the United States]
- Contributor Names
- Melish, John Græme.
- Goodrich, Andrew Thompson, 1789-1845.
- Clayton & Van Norden.
- Created / Published
- New York : A.T. Goodrich, 1824
- No. 1. [sic] Maine -- No. II. New Hampshire -- No. III. Vermont -- No. IV. Massachusetts -- No. V. Rhode Id. -- No. VI. Connecticut -- No. VII. New York -- No. VIII. New Jersey -- No. IX. Pennsylvania -- No. X. Delaware -- No. XI. Maryland -- No. XII. District of Columbia -- No. XIII. Virginia -- No. XIV. North Carolina -- No. XV. S. Carolina -- No. XVI. Georgia -- No. XVII. Ohio -- No. XIX. Illinois -- No. XX. Kentucky -- No. XXI. Tennesee [sic] -- No. XXII. Missouri -- No. XXIII. Louisiana -- No. XXV. Alabama -- No. XXVI. Michigan Ter'y -- [No. XXVII.] North West Ter'y -- No. XXVIII. Arkansas Ter'y -- No. XXIX. Missouri Ter. -- No. XXX. Florida Ter'y.
- Subject Headings
- - United States--Maps
- - Playing cards--United States--Maps
- - Geographical recreations--United States--Maps
- - United States
- - Each playing card has a map of 1 state or territory of the U.S.
- - Title from printed label affixed to box.
- - Pack complete in 30 playing cards.
- - Incomplete: 28 playing cards and 24 question-and-answer cards as of May 2002.
- - Imperfect: North West Territory card has SW quarter torn away, verso of some cards annotated in lead pencil, box torn and missing small sections, box rubber-stamped: John N. Macomb from his Aunt.
- - Each playing card is accompanied by a corresponding question-and-answer card.
- - Pack accompanied by text: A dialogue on the geography of the United States : comprised in a pack of geographical conversation cards. iv p. ; 9 cm.
- - Each playing card includes small rectangle containing statistical data.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - DCP
- - Acquisitions control no.: 98-18
- - Vault
- playing cards : hand col. ; each 9 x 7 cm., in box 10 x 7 x 2 cm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- G3701.A9 svar .M4
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Library of Congress Online Catalog
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
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Chicago citation style:
Melish, John Græme, Andrew Thompson Goodrich, and Clayton & Van Norden. [Geographical conversation cards: states of the United States]. New York: A.T. Goodrich, 1824. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002620534/. (Accessed December 05, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Melish, J. G., Goodrich, A. T. & Clayton & Van Norden. (1824) [Geographical conversation cards: states of the United States]. New York: A.T. Goodrich. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002620534/.
MLA citation style:
Melish, John Græme, Andrew Thompson Goodrich, and Clayton & Van Norden. [Geographical conversation cards: states of the United States]. New York: A.T. Goodrich, 1824. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2002620534/>.