Map The United States of America laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the Peace of 1783.
About this Item
- The United States of America laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the Peace of 1783.
- Wallis, John, 1714-1793.
Created / Published
- London, 1783.
- - United States--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - United States
- - Scale ca. 1:6,336,000.
- - Hand colored.
- - Relief shown pictorially.
- - Prime meridian: London.
- - LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 754
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Vault
- - AACR2
- col. map 47 x 56 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- G3700 1783 .W3
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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Wallis, John. The United States of America laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the Peace of. London, 1783. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71005486/.
APA citation style:
Wallis, J. (1783) The United States of America laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the Peace of. London. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71005486/.
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Wallis, John. The United States of America laid down from the best authorities, agreeable to the Peace of. London, 1783. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gm71005486/>.