Maps A new map of our country, present and prospective : [United States] : compiled from government surveys and other reliable sources.

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Title
A new map of our country, present and prospective : [United States] : compiled from government surveys and other reliable sources.
Contributor Names
Gaston & Johnson.
Created / Published
New York : Gaston & Johnson, 1856.
Subject Headings
-  United States--Maps
-  United States--Territorial expansion--Maps
-  Indians of North America--Maps
-  United States
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  Wall map.
-  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
-  Gift; Howard Roscoe; 1997.
-  Includes Sandwich Islands inset, world map inset, statistical tables, notes, and ill.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Mounted on cloth. Attached to wooden rod along bottom of sheet.
-  LC copy imperfect: Minor losses in upper part of sheet. Minor staining throughout.
-  Acquisitions control no. 1997-08.1
Medium
1 map : hand col. ; 126 x 148 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3700 1856 .G32
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700.ct003419
Library of Congress Control Number
2010593278
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2010593278
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2010593278&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Gaston & Johnson. [A new map of our country, present and prospective: United States: compiled from government surveys and other reliable sources]. New York: Gaston & Johnson, 1856. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010593278/. (Accessed December 06, 2016.)

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Gaston & Johnson. (1856) [A new map of our country, present and prospective: United States: compiled from government surveys and other reliable sources]. New York: Gaston & Johnson. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010593278/.

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Gaston & Johnson. [A new map of our country, present and prospective: United States: compiled from government surveys and other reliable sources]. New York: Gaston & Johnson, 1856. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2010593278/>.