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Maps Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions

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Title
Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions
Contributor Names
Melish, John, 1771-1822.
Created / Published
Philadelphia : J. Melish, [1816]
Subject Headings
-  United States--Maps
-  United States
Notes
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  First state.
-  Includes inset of the West Indies.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy sectioned in thirds and mounted on cloth backing. Inscribed in red ink: Entered according to Act of Congress the [blank] day of June 1616 and published by John Melish. Some longitudes and latitude numbers are annotations.
-  Vault
Medium
1 map : hand col. ; 88 x 145 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3700 1816 .M4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700.ct000675
Library of Congress Control Number
96686672
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/96686672
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=96686672&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Melish, John. Map of the United States of America: with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions. [Philadelphia: J. Melish, 1816] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96686672/. (Accessed August 28, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Melish, J. (1816) Map of the United States of America: with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions. [Philadelphia: J. Melish] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96686672/.

MLA citation style:

Melish, John. Map of the United States of America: with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions. [Philadelphia: J. Melish, 1816] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/96686672/>.