Map Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela

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Title
Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela
Contributor Names
Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth), 1827-1901.
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893.
Atwood, John M., approximately 1818-
Barnard, William S., approximately 1809-
Created / Published
New York : J.H. Colton, 1849.
Subject Headings
-  North America--Maps
-  United States--Maps
-  Mexico--Maps
-  Central America--Maps
-  West Indies--Maps
-  Caribbean Area--Maps
-  United States
Notes
-  Wall map.
-  Shows Canada only along United States border.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Gift; Buffy Cafritz, Madison Council; 2004.
-  Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C.
-  Differs from other 1849 ed. by omission of table of distances at lower left and "gold region" in California.
-  Originally printed on 2 sheets. Sheets joined vertically, mounted on cloth.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes ill. and inset of Atlantic Ocean area.
-  Shellacked. Attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of map.
-  Vendor: Primitive Pieces
-  Acquisitions control no. 2004-063
Medium
1 map : hand col. ; 76 x 97 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3300 1849 .C6
G3300 1849 .C6 Copy 2 Sectioned into 32 pieces, mounted on cloth, folded in cover 22 x 14 cm.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700.ct001851
Library of Congress Control Number
2007626897
Online Format
image
Description
Wall map. Shows Canada only along United States border. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Buffy Cafritz, Madison Council; 2004. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. Differs from other 1849 ed. by omission of table of distances at lower left and "gold region" in California. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Sheets joined vertically, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and inset of Atlantic Ocean area. Shellacked. Attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of map. Vendor: Primitive Pieces Acquisitions control no. 2004-063
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2007626897
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Chicago citation style:

Colton, G. Woolworth, J. H Colton, John M Atwood, and William S Barnard. Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela. New York: J.H. Colton, 1849. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007626897/. (Accessed August 18, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Colton, G. W., Colton, J. H., Atwood, J. M. & Barnard, W. S. (1849) Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela. New York: J.H. Colton. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007626897/.

MLA citation style:

Colton, G. Woolworth, et al. Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela. New York: J.H. Colton, 1849. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2007626897/>.