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

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. Fifth state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. Acquired by transfer from the U.S. State Department, 3/7/37. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, and stained. Vault

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (john) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1820
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    Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British & Spanish possessions

    Also shows southern Canada, Mexico, parts of Central America, and the West Indies. Relief shown pictorially. "Entered according to Act of Congress the 16th day of June 1820." This is a variant edition printed between the documented 6th and 7th states. The 6th and 7th states of the map are described in: A la carte / compiled by Walter Ristow. 1972. p. 180. Prime ...

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (john) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1820
  • Map

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

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. Third state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, and torn along fold lines. Vault

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (john) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1820
  • Map

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

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. Second state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. Acquired in April 1969 at Streeter collection auction. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, and discolored. Vault

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (john) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1822
  • Map

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

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. First state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, with stains and holes at section edges. Vault

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (john) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1823
  • Map

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

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. Second state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. Acquired April, 1969 at the Streeter auction, Streeter catalog no. 3808. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, foxed in upper right corner, stained and torn along fold lines. Vault

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (john) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1820
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    Map of Alabama

    Relief shown by contours and hachures. Prime meridian: Washington and London. "Entered according to Act of Congress the 29 day of Octor. 1818 by John Melish." Includes statistical and geographical notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, fragile, liquid staining throughout, torn and repaired, and mounted on cloth. Annotated on verso: Alabama No. ...

    • Contributor: Melish, John
    • Date: 1820
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    Map of Mississippi : constructed from the surveys in the General Land Office and other documents

    Prime meridian: London and Washington. "Entered according to Act of Congress the 10th of September 1819." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Melish, John
    • Date: 1820
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    District of Columbia

    Shows main roads. Also covers surrounding territory in Maryland and Virginia. "Engraved for J. Melish's 'Description of the United States.'" LC copy water-stained and trimmed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Tanner, Benjamin
    • Date: 1820
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    Map of Pennsylvania : constructed from the county surveys authorized by the state and other original documents

    General state map showing counties, townships, roads, and settlements. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers New Jersey (sans relief and townships). Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Originally printed on western/central/eastern sheets. LC copy imperfect: mounted on cloth backing to form 2 folding sheets, sheets quartered to fold to ca. 66 x 62 cm. LC also has separately cataloged hand-colored (later?) version ...

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Tanner, Benjamin
    • Date: 1822
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    Map of Louisiana

    Prime meridian: London and Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Stained throughout.

    • Contributor: Melish, John
    • Date: 1820
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    Map of Pennsylvania : constructed from the county surveys authorized by the state and other original documents

    General state map showing counties, townships, roads, and settlements. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers New Jersey (sans relief and townships). Prime meridian: Washington D.C. In lower margin: Entered according to Act of Congress, the 7th day of June 1822, by John Melish, of the State of Pennsylvania. Originally printed on 3 sheets (western/central/eastern). Hand colored (watercolor) to emphasize state ...

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Tanner, Benjamin - Kearny, Francis
    • Date: 1822
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    Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. First state. Includes inset of the West Indies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, southeast section only, with break on fold line at center of map. Inscription in ink of "1" in copyright statement changed June 6 to June 16. Vault

    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (john) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1820