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Map Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties & principal rivers

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Title

  • Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties & principal rivers

Names

  • Bradley, Abraham, 1767-1838.
  • Harrison, William, 1774-
  • Barker, W. (William), active 1795-1803.

Created / Published

  • [Philadelphia?] : Abraham Bradley, Junr., [1804]

Headings

  • -  United States--Maps
  • -  Post roads--United States--Maps
  • -  North America--Maps
  • -  United States

Genre

  • Road maps

Notes

  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  Also shows townships in parts of Maine, New York, Indiana, Illinois and the Mississippi Territory.
  • -  In lower central margin: Entered according to the Act of Congress the 2nd day of June 1804 by Abraham Bradley Jun'r of the District of Columbia.
  • -  Possibly the second state of the fifth edition.
  • -  Prime meridian: Washington, D.C.
  • -  Includes inset "Map of North America".
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  LC copy varnished, sectioned into 32 pieces, and mounted on cloth.
  • -  LC copy imperfect, some small losses throughout.

Medium

  • 1 map : hand colored ; 98 x 132 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3700 1804 .B72
  • G3700 1804 .B72 Copy 2 Uncolored. Includes only the two sheets that comprise the left half of the map. The two untrimmed sheets (53 x 71 cm) are mounted on cloth.

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2015591091

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Bradley, Abraham, William Harrison, and W Barker. Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties & principal rivers. [Philadelphia?: Abraham Bradley, Junr, 1804] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015591091/.

APA citation style:

Bradley, A., Harrison, W. & Barker, W. (1804) Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties & principal rivers. [Philadelphia?: Abraham Bradley, Junr] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015591091/.

MLA citation style:

Bradley, Abraham, William Harrison, and W Barker. Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties & principal rivers. [Philadelphia?: Abraham Bradley, Junr, 1804] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015591091/>.