Map The United States of America, laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the peace of 1783

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Title
The United States of America, laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the peace of 1783
Contributor Names
Carleton, Osgood, 1742-1816, cartographer.
Created / Published
Boston : Published & sold by I. Norman, [1791]
Subject Headings
-  United States--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States
Genre
Early maps
Notes
-  Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Shows the area from Canada to northern Florida and from the Missouri River to the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
-  Includes notes and inset "A map of the lakes and rivers between Lake Superior and the North Sea".
-  Date from Wheat & Brun, based on advertisements in Boston and Baltimore papers.
-  Wheat & Brun 1978 revised edition, 119
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy sectioned in two and mounted on cloth.
Medium
1 map : hand colored ; 80 x 111 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3700 1791 .C2
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700.ct004547
Library of Congress Control Number
2015591092
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2015591092
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Chicago citation style:

Carleton, Osgood, Cartographer. The United States of America, laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the peace of. [Boston: Published & sold by I. Norman, 1791] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015591092/.

APA citation style:

Carleton, O. (1791) The United States of America, laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the peace of. [Boston: Published & sold by I. Norman] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015591092/.

MLA citation style:

Carleton, Osgood, Cartographer. The United States of America, laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the peace of. [Boston: Published & sold by I. Norman, 1791] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015591092/>.

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