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Center bottom margin: "London. Published Oct. 15 1831 by I.T. Hinton & Simpkin & Marshall."; Right bottom margin: "Engraved & printed by Fenner Sears & Co."; Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; Inset: Plan of Savannah.
I.T. Hinton & Simpkin & Marshall (publisher)
Hinton, John Howard, 1791-1873. (creator)
Hinton, Isaac Taylor, 1799-1847.; Simpkin, Marshall and Co.; Fenner, Sears & Co. (contributor)
1831
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"Entered... in the year 1853 by J.H. Colton....; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington; Ornamental border.; Shows Rail Roads, Common Roads, Canals, State Capital, Cities, County Towns, Villages, P.O. &c.; Map extends beyond borders of Alabama on all sides.; No. 31. in upper right margin.; An earlier edition, also dated 1853, does not show completed railroads to the extent of this edition.
J.H. Colton & Co (publisher)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893. (creator)
J.H. Colton & Co. (contributor)
1853
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Hand colored. Ornamental borders.; On verso: The State of Mississippi; [a description].; Prime meridians: Greenwich, Washington.; Explanations: rail roads, common roads, canals, state capital, cities, county towns, villages, P.O &c.; Map extends into adjoining states.; No. 31 from an unidentified edition of his atlas of the world.; Verso: "The State of Mississippi" (Text)
J.H. Colton & Co (publisher)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893. (creator)
J.H. Colton & Co. (contributor)
1855
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Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; In upper right margin: 53; The most likely date has been determined by comparing this map with those described in other references. The map included in Greenleaf's 1840 atlas does not show all the counties included on this map. The 1842 map. described by Mason, includes Coffee County - not shown on this map.
G.R. French (publisher)
Greenleaf, J. (Jeremiah), 1791-1864. (creator)
1841
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Blue-line.; Probably produced either by the Alabama Highway Department or the U.S. Bureau of Roads.; Originally dated 12-31-66. Original date lined through and 5-1-67 written above.; Shows roads open to public, under construction and preliminary location of future roads..
[no publication information given] (publisher)
1967
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Panel title.; Includes index and 3 inset maps and 6 ancillary maps.; Contains population and land area figures above two main maps.; "6-555219-1."; "6-5408-2."
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
Texas Company. (contributor)
1955
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Issued with: Early history of the Creek Indians and their neighbors / John R. Swanton.; Engraved and printed by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology. (creator)
Melish, John, 1771-1822.; Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958,; United States. Government Printing Office.; Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology,; Geological Survey (U.S.) (contributor)
[1922]
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Prime meridians: London and Washington.; Penciled note in margin attributes map to the U. S. General Land Office.; "Note - 1 mile 160 chains of 33 feet each, making 5280 feet to a mile. An acre is 43560 square feet".
s.n (publisher)
United States. General Land Office. (creator)
[1817]
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Shows Choctaw cession of 1830, Creek cession of 1832, Chickasaw cession of 1833 and Cherokee cession.; Photocopy from National Archives. No printed date; pencil dated 1840, but does not match the dated 1840 edition. Most townships in "Southern Surveyors Districts" labeled A, B·, C, D, or +, but there is no legend to explain labels.; Library copy is labeled "468", but this appears to be an accession number rather than a part of the original map.
Government Printing Office (publisher)
Weakley, James H. (creator)
1840
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Text above full title: "The townships shaded green marked o have been retraced returned & paid for. The townships shaded yellow marked C are now under contract. Proposed New Surveys Shaded red marked N". The townships are not shaded and marked as the text states. Surveyors Genls. Office. 1 October 1843 Jams. H. Weakley Surveyor Genl. of the Public lands in Alabama."; The map is on poor quality paper and lacks borders as found on all other editions. Other than the added text and the poor quality, the map is almost identical to the 1841 GPO edition.; Shows Choctaw cession of 1830, Creek cession of 1832, Chickasaw cession of 1833 and Cherokee cession.
Government Printing Office (publisher)
Weakley, James H. (creator)
1843
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"Shows positions of the land offices."; "Red line indicates the proposed division of the Cherokee tract between the districts of Huntsville and Coosa as described in the Commissioners letter."
s.n (publisher)
United States. General Land Office. (creator)
[1861?]
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"Meyer's Handatlas No. 72" in top margin.; "Dampf-Schiffrouten" with mileage listed on left side of map.; Prime meridians: Ferro and Washington; Relief shown by hachures.
Aus der Geographischen Graviranstalt des Bibliographischen Instituts zu Hildburghausen (publisher)
Meyer, Hermann Julius, 1826-1909. (creator)
1845
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In upper right margin: 22.; Prime meridian: Washington.; Relief shown by hachures.; The state capital, which moved to Montgomery in 1846, is shown to be at Tuscaloosa.; Steamboat routes with mileage on left side of map.; Includes legend.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in ... 1846 by H.N. Burroughs... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; Decorative border.
S.A. Mitchell (publisher)
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868. (creator)
Burroughs, H. N. (contributor)
1846
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Variant title: Alabama highways, Civil War centennial, 1861-1961.; Panel title: Alabama Civil War centennial official highway map, 1961.; Includes 7 inset maps, text, and color illustrations.
Alabama State Highway Dept (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
1961
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Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Washington.; Shows cotton belt, coal and iron regions of Alabama, railroads (completed and projected), and state boundaries.
Macmillan & Co (publisher)
W. & A.K. Johnston Limited. (creator)
Macmillan & Co. (contributor)
1871
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Shows railroads, settlements, and county, township, and section boundaries.; At head of title: Geological Survey of Alabama.; "Copyrighted by Eugene Allen Smith, State Geologist, 1891."--Bottom left corner.; "Engraved and printed by Julius Bien & Co., N.Y."; From: Handbook of Alabama, a complete index to the State, with map by Saffold Berney, (2nd and rev. ed.), 1892.
Geological Survey of Alabama; Julius Bien & Co.) (publisher)
Smith, Eugene Allen, 1841-1927. (creator)
Berney, Saffold, b. 1844.; Julius Bien & Co.; Geological Survey of Alabama. (contributor)
1891
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Includes index of counties in Alabama and explanation of mail service.
Post Office Dept (publisher)
United States. Post Office Department. (creator)
Burleson, Albert Sidney, 1863-1937. (contributor)
1914
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Lists "Approximate mileages for principal through routes"; Shows types of paving used on state and county roads.; Shows approximate population of cities and towns in 1920 census.
State Highway Department] (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
1929
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Inset: Approximate mileage for principal through routes.; On verso: Interesting trips through Alabama: historic points along the highways / by Peter A. Brannon -- Important rules: rules and regulations governing road patrol duty, to which the attention of the public is especially called -- Index: principal cities & towns -- Road numbers.; Copyright, General Drafting Co., In., 6 Church St., New York
State Highway Commission (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
Brannon, Peter A. (Peter Alexander), 1882-; General Drafting Company. (contributor)
1930
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On verso: "Alabama, rich in scenic beauty and natural resources, welcomes you" (with 12 illus.); Important rules; Index, principal cities & towns.; Copyright, General Drafting Co., Inc., 21 West St., New York
State Highway Commission (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
General Drafting Company. (contributor)
1934
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February 14, 1942; Highway conditions, shown in red, indicate roads closed and detour necessary, roads under construction and detour advisable, and roads under construction and traffic maintained.; Rules of the road given in lower part of map.
Alabama State Highway Dept (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
1940
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Includes legend, color illustrations, index to cities and towns, and mileage chart.; Insets: Principal highways of the southeastern states traverse Alabama -- Mobile -- Gadsden -- Birmingham -- Montgomery.; Text, color illustrations and panel on verso.
Alabama State Highway Dept (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
1941
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Title at head of map: Alabama.; Illustrated with text on verso.; Includes index, city maps of Montgomery,Mobile, Birmingham, Gadsden and Tuscaloosa.; Indicates type of surface on state highways and county roads.
State Highway Department (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
1953
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Information regarding paving conditions, mileage, tourist attractions, etc.; Not the map printed for public distribution.
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
1964.
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Includes legend, color illustrations, and mileage chart.; Insets: Mobile -- Tuscaloosa -- Anniston -- Birmingham -- Montgomery -- Gadsen -- Huntsville.; Panel title: Alabama, take a fun break!; Text, color illustrations and panel on verso.
Alabama State Highway Dept (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
1970
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Shows annual average daily traffic. Sections with continuous volume of more than 500 vehicles per day shown by blue banding.; Includes insets of 17 urban areas.; Prepared in cooperation with U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration.
Alabama. State Highway Department. Bureau of State Planning and Programming. (creator)
1972
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"Status of construction as of May 1973."; Includes index, mileage diagram, table of state parks and facilities, inset maps of: Birmingham -- Montgomery -- Tuscaloosa -- Gadsden -- Huntsville -- Anniston -- Mobile.; Text, tourist information, and color ill. on verso.
Alabama Highway Dept (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. Division of Surveying and Mapping. (creator)
1973
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"Status of construction as of January 1977."; Includes index, mileage diagram, table of state parks and facilities, inset maps of: Birmingham -- Montgomery -- Tuscaloosa -- Gadsden -- Huntsville -- Anniston -- Mobile.; Text, tourist information, and color ill. on verso.
Alabama Highway Dept (publisher)
Alabama. State Highway Department. Division of Surveying and Mapping. (creator)
[1977]
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Information regarding paving conditions, mileage, tourist attractions, etc.; Not the map printed for public distribution.; January 1979.
Alabama. State Highway Department. (creator)
1979
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Center bottom margin: "London. Published Oct. 15 1831 by I.T. Hinton & Simpkin & Marshall."; Right bottom margin: "Engraved & printed by Fenner Sears & Co."; Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; Inset: Plan of Savannah.
I.T. Hinton & Simpkin & Marshall (publisher)
Hinton, John Howard, 1791-1873. (creator)
Hinton, Isaac Taylor, 1799-1847.; Simpkin, Marshall and Co.; Fenner, Sears & Co. (contributor)
1831
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"Entered... in the year 1853 by J.H. Colton....; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington; Ornamental border.; Shows Rail Roads, Common Roads, Canals, State Capital, Cities, County Towns, Villages, P.O. &c.; Map extends beyond borders of Alabama on all sides.; No. 31. in upper right margin.; An earlier edition, also dated 1853, does not show completed railroads to the extent of this edition.
J.H. Colton & Co (publisher)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893. (creator)
J.H. Colton & Co. (contributor)
1853
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Hand colored. Ornamental borders.; On verso: The State of Mississippi; [a description].; Prime meridians: Greenwich, Washington.; Explanations: rail roads, common roads, canals, state capital, cities, county towns, villages, P.O &c.; Map extends into adjoining states.; No. 31 from an unidentified edition of his atlas of the world.; Verso: "The State of Mississippi" (Text)
J.H. Colton & Co (publisher)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893. (creator)
J.H. Colton & Co. (contributor)
1855
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Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; In upper right margin: 53; The most likely date has been determined by comparing this map with those described in other references. The map included in Greenleaf's 1840 atlas does not show all the counties included on this map. The 1842 map. described by Mason, includes Coffee County - not shown on this map.
G.R. French (publisher)
Greenleaf, J. (Jeremiah), 1791-1864. (creator)
1841
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Panel title.; Includes index and 3 inset maps and 6 ancillary maps.; Contains population and land area figures above two main maps.; "6-555219-1."; "6-5408-2."
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
Texas Company. (contributor)
1955
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Written in manuscript: "Surveyors Office Florence Ala; Examined and approved 21 August 1833; Jas. H. Weakley Surveyor; U.S. lands in Alabama"..
United States. General Land Office (creator)
1833
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Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.; Shows states of Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina and Florida.; Relief shown by hachures.; "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1847 by Cady & Burgess, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court ... New York."
Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co (publisher)
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868. (creator)
Cady & Burgess.; Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. (contributor)
1847
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Relief shown by hachures.; Shows settlements, trails, areas of Indian habitation by tribe, and physical features.; Prime meridian: Paris; In upper margin: Am. Sep. Parties des Etats Unis No. 56.
H. Ode (publisher)
Vandermaelen, Philippe, 1795-1869. (creator)
Ode, H. (Henri) (contributor)
1827
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Alabama. State Planning and Industrial Development Board. (creator)
1962
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"Edition of Sept. 1948 Revised July 1951"; Relief shown by contours, spot heights, and gradient tints.; Includes text, index to air markers and index diagram to adjoining sheets.; "Aug. 16, 1951"; Verso: text and illustrations.
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (publisher)
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey. (creator)
1951
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Decorative border.; Steamboat routes with mileage left margin.; Plate 22 from unidentified atlas.; Map portrays Alabama prior to the creation of Choctaw County in December, 1847.
S. August Mitchell (publisher)
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868. (creator)
1847
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Relief shown by hachures.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1833 by H.S. Tanner in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; In upper margin: Tanner's universal atlas.; Prime meridian: Washington.
H.S. Tanner (publisher)
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858. (creator)
Brose, W. (contributor)
1833
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Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Washington.; Steamboat routes with mileage on left side of map.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1859 by Charles Desilver in the Clerks office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; Decorative border.
Published by Charles Desilver (publisher)
Desilver, Charles. (contributor)
1859
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Prime meridian: Washington.; Steamboat routes with mileage on left side of map.; In upper right margin: 22.; Includes legend.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in ... 1850 ... in ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; Decorative border.; Choctaw County, established in 1847, is shown; Hancock County, created 1850, is not.
Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co (publisher)
Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. (creator)
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868. (contributor)
1850
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Prime meridian: Washington.; Steamboat routes with mileage on left side of map.; In upper right margin: 22.; Includes legend.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in ... 1850 ... in ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; Decorative border.
Published by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co (publisher)
Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. (creator)
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868. (contributor)
1853
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