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

Format Maps
Contributors Melish, John
Dates 1816
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Maps
United States
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, c1816.
Subject Headings
-  United States--Maps
-  United States
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Prime meridians: London and Washington.
-  Seventh 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. Includes annotations in pencil.
-  Vault
1 map : hand col. ; 88 x 145 cm.
Call Number
G3700 1816 .M4f
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3700 ct000676
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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