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Map Mississippi.

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  • Mississippi.


  • J.H. Colton & Co.
  • Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth), 1827-1901.

Created / Published

  • New York : J.H. Colton & Co., c1855.


  • -  Mississippi--Maps
  • -  United States--Mississippi


  • Maps


  • -  Shows drainage, counties, townships, roads, railroads, etc.
  • -  In upper right margin: No. 32.
  • -  Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
  • -  "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York."
  • -  From Colton's Atlas of the world. New York : J.H. Colton, 1855-56.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.


  • 1 map : hand col. ; 36 x 29 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3980 1855 .J2


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2012586806

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

J.H. Colton & Co, and G. Woolworth Colton. Mississippi. New York: J.H. Colton & Co, 1855. Map.

APA citation style:

J.H. Colton & Co & Colton, G. W. (1855) Mississippi. New York: J.H. Colton & Co. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

J.H. Colton & Co, and G. Woolworth Colton. Mississippi. New York: J.H. Colton & Co, 1855. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.