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Maps Eclipse of the sun, 1846 : April 25

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Eclipse of the sun, 1846 : April 25
Other Title
Magnificent Eclipse of the Sun, April 25th, 1846 : this is the greatest Eclispe visible to the United States until May 26th, 1854.
Contributor Names
Smith, Asa.
Created / Published
Rochester, N.Y. : [publisher not identified], 1846.
Subject Headings
-  Western Hemisphere--Maps
-  Solar eclipses--1846--Maps
-  Western Hemisphere
-  "Deposited in the Clerk's Office for the Southern District of New York February 21, 1846."
-  Includes notes and world map showing path of eclipse.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy accompanied by broadside mounted on cloth with map: Text in two columns; printed area, including ornamental border, measures 22 x 17 cm.
-  LC copy has handwritten in top margin: Received at the State Department, April 18, 1846. 368.
1 map : hand colored ; 44 x 36 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3290 1846 .S6
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
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Smith, Asa. Eclipse of the sun, 1846: April 25. [Rochester, N.Y.: publisher not identified, 1846] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed October 27, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Smith, A. (1846) Eclipse of the sun, 1846: April 25. [Rochester, N.Y.: publisher not identified] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Smith, Asa. Eclipse of the sun, 1846: April 25. [Rochester, N.Y.: publisher not identified, 1846] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.