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Map Delaware and Maryland

About this Item


  • Delaware and Maryland


  • Morse & Gaston, cartographer, publisher

Created / Published

  • [New York] : [Morse & Gaston], [1857]


  • -  Delaware--Maps
  • -  Maryland--Maps
  • -  Washington (D.C.)--Maps
  • -  United States--Delaware
  • -  United States--Maryland
  • -  United States--District of Columbia--Washington


  • Maps


  • -  General-content state map hand colored to distinguish counties.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington D.C.
  • -  This map is a page removed from Morse & Gaston's atlas: The diamond atlas with descriptions of all countries. Volume 1, the Western Hemisphere. New York : 1857.
  • -  LC copy imperfect: Torn along lower sheet edge, typewritten source note attached to verso at right-hand sheet edge, adhesive label with inked number affixed to verso.
  • -  Includes note and inset of Washington D.C. (scale approximately 1:370,000).
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.


  • 1 map : color ; 12 x 17 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3830 1857 .M6


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2017593569

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Morse & Gaston, Cartographer, Publisher. Delaware and Maryland. [New York: Morse & Gaston, 1857] Map.

APA citation style:

Morse & Gaston, C. (1857) Delaware and Maryland. [New York: Morse & Gaston] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Morse & Gaston, Cartographer, Publisher. Delaware and Maryland. [New York: Morse & Gaston, 1857] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.