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Maps Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada : showing the canals, rail roads, and principal stage routes

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Title
Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada : showing the canals, rail roads, and principal stage routes
Contributor Names
Breese, Samuel, 1802-1873.
Harper & Brothers.
Created / Published
New York : Harper & Brothers, 1847.
Subject Headings
-  United States--Maps
-  Canada--Maps
-  Canals--United States--Maps
-  Canals--Canada--Maps
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  Railroads--Canada--Maps
-  Stagecoach lines--United States--Maps
-  Stagecoach lines--Canada--Maps
-  Indians of North America--Maps
-  United States
-  Canada
-  North America
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  Shows only southeastern and southwestern portions of Canada.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Prime meridian: Washington, D.C.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes 24 insets, county population table, and notes indicating distribution of Native American populations.
-  In upper left margin in manuscript ink: "Deposited in the Clerk's Office for the So. Dist. of New York August 4, 1847."
-  On verso in manuscript ink: "Copyright, Map of U.S. and Canda by S. Breese, published by Harper & Co., 1847."
Medium
1 map on 2 sheets ; 77 x 108 cm., sheets 97 x 68 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3700 1847 .B7
G3700 1847 .B7 Copy 2 Vault Sectioned into 4 pieces, mounted on cloth, partially edged in cloth tape, pinholes in all corners, some states outlined in blue ink, some cities dotted with red ink.
G3700 1847 .B7 Copy 3 Vault Rolled Mounted on cloth, sheet 102 x 129 cm. Hand col. Attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of map. Vendor: John Carbonell. Acquisitions control no. 1996-40.01.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700.ct003227
Library of Congress Control Number
2007633528
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2007633528
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2007633528&searchType=1&recCount=10
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MODS Record
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Chicago citation style:

Breese, Samuel, and Harper & Brothers. Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada: showing the canals, rail roads, and principal stage routes. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1847. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007633528/. (Accessed August 30, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Breese, S. & Harper & Brothers. (1847) Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada: showing the canals, rail roads, and principal stage routes. New York: Harper & Brothers. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007633528/.

MLA citation style:

Breese, Samuel, and Harper & Brothers. Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada: showing the canals, rail roads, and principal stage routes. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1847. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2007633528/>.