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Map Map of Liberia

About this Item


  • Map of Liberia


  • American Colonization Society.
  • McClelland, D.

Created / Published

  • [Washington, D.C.] : The Society, [1870]


  • -  Liberia--Maps
  • -  Liberia


  • -  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
  • -  Annotated in ink on verso: Map of Liberia printed by the Am. Col'n Soc'y in Jan'y 1870.
  • -  Gift; 1968; American Colonization Society;
  • -  Includes profile of mountains and notes.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Inset: Map of a journey to Musardu, the capital of the Western Mandingoes / by Benjn. Anderson, 1868-69.


  • 1 map ; 43 x 63 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G8880 1870 .A6


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 96684990

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

American Colonization Society, and D McClelland. Map of Liberia. [Washington, D.C.: The Society, 1870] Map.

APA citation style:

American Colonization Society & McClelland, D. (1870) Map of Liberia. [Washington, D.C.: The Society] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

American Colonization Society, and D McClelland. Map of Liberia. [Washington, D.C.: The Society, 1870] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.