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Hand Colored.; Letters of Aranda and Franklin printed in facsimile in the left border reflect the official use of the map in establishing United States boundaries.; Reprint of map published in 1792 by Le Rouge, Paris.; Third impression of the 3d French ed.; Relief shown pictorially.; Includes text and inset "Nouvelle carte de la Baye dH́udson et de Labrador selon las dernieres cartes levées sur les lieux."; In upper border: The United States of America, showing the boundaries fixed in 1782 five years before the ratification of the Constitution, from a contemporary copy of Benjamin Franklin's red-line map identified in Spain by the Library of Congress at Washington, issued by the United States Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission.; "The two letters printed in facsimile near the western border of this map ... demonstrate the official quality of the red line which shows our original external boundary. The letter from Franklin to Vergennes is taken from French archives ... Franklin and Jay were then members of our peace commission at Paris, Vergennes was the foreign minister of France, Aranda was the Spanish minister at Paris, and Floridablanca was the foreign minister of Spain. In free translation with explanatory clauses added, Aranda's letter of Jan. 1, 1785 [to Floridablanca] may be rendered as follows 'I now send you a map just like the one I sent you on Aug. 10, 1782, when I began negociating with John Jay concerning the boundary between the United States and the Spanish possessions in North America. It is marked in accordance with the boundary articles of the treaty of Nov. 30, 1782, between the United States and England. The boundaries upon this map are copied from the very map upon which Benjamin Franklin marked the boundaries for Monsieur de Vergennes less than four weeks ago on Dec. 6, 1782.'"; "This map is one of a series of similar colored maps, depicting the 13 original states from New Hampshire to Georgia at the time formation of the Constitution."; Also available online.
U.S. Geological Survey (publisher)
Mitchell, John, 1711-1768. (creator)
Hawkins.; Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.; Le Rouge, Georges-Louis.; Geological Survey (U.S.); United States. Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission. (contributor)
1938
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"Published under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge."; Shows counties, cities and towns, major roads, swamps, and areas of Indian habitation.; "Published June 1st 1833 by Baldwin & Cradock 47 Paternoster Row London."; In left lower margin: Tanner.; In right lower margin: Engraved by J & C. Walker.; Relief shown by hachures.
Baldwin & Cradock (publisher)
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) (creator)
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.; J. & C. Walker (Firm); Baldwin & Cradock. (contributor)
1833
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Shows counties, cities and towns, major roads, swamps, and areas of Indian habitation.; "Published June 1st 1833 by Baldwin & Cradock 47 Paternoster Row London."; In left lower margin: Tanner.; In right lower margin: Engraved by J & C. Walker.; Outline color.
Baldwin & Cradock (publisher)
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) (creator)
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.; J. & C. Walker (Firm) (contributor)
1833
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"Published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge."; "Published Nov. 1st 1833 by Baldwin & Cradock 47 Paternoster Row London."; In right lower margin: Printed by Russell, Penge; J & C Walker Sculp.; Relief shown by hachures.
Baldwin & Cradock (publisher)
Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) (creator)
J. & C. Walker (Firm); Baldwin & Cradock. (contributor)
1833
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Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.; Shows major cities, countries and European possessions, and areas of Indian habitation; coloration infers Texas and Upper or New California as separate entities from either Mexico or the United States; Oregon [British] Columbia intrudes into Oregon Territory [boundary set in 1818]; central plains labeled as Mandan and Osage Districts and Iowa [Territory]; boundary of Russian America [Alaska] as set "settled in 1825."; Includes text note.; In lower right margin: National Atlas - 37.; "Edinburgh, John Johnstone, and W. & A.K. Johnston, Glasgow, Robert Weir, _ Lumsden & Son."
John Johnstone, and W. & A.K. Johnston [etc.] (publisher)
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871. (creator)
Johnstone, John, publisher.; Weir, Robert.; W. & A.K. Johnston Limited.; James Lumsden & Son. (contributor)
1843
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Relief shown pictorially.; Shows "Russian Settlements" [Alaska], "British America" [Canada], "Republic of Mexico", "Guatemala," Greenland", northern boundary of the United States from Lake of the Woods to the Pacific following the 49th line of latitude, major cities, rivers, and mountains.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Relief shown by hachures.
s.n (publisher)
1826
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"Published... Jany. 6th 1808."; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Relief shown by hachures.; In lower right margin: B. Smith Sculpsit; The map extends south to Cabo San Lucas.; 42
Published by C. Smith (publisher)
Smith, Benjamin, -1833. (creator)
Smith, C. (Colquhoun), active 19th century. (contributor)
1808
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Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; "Shows Mr. Stuart's route through the United States and Canada in 1828, 29 & 30."; "Shows the boundary of the United States both on the side of the British Possessions , & those of Mexico."; Probably taken from James Stuart's Three Years in North America.
R. Cadell (publisher)
Cadell, Robert; Stuart, James, 1775-1849. (contributor)
1833
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3rd Philadelphia ed., 1821, from the London ed. of 1817, with corrections and additions.; Relief shown pictorially.; Shows political divisions of North and South America and routes of exploration taken by Columbus, Cortez, and Pizarro.; Includes notes and text flanking maps in left, right, and lower panels : America--Political Divisions of America--Discovery and First Settlement of America by Europeans.; Young & Delleker, Sc.; In right upper panel corner: No. 67.; "Printed by T.H. Palmer for M. Carey & Son, from the London Edition of 1817, with corrections and additions."
M. Carey & Son (publisher)
Paguenaud, E. (creator)
Aspin, Jehoshaphat, active 18th century-19th century.; Palmer, Thomas H., 1782-1861.; Lavoisne, C. V.; M. Carey & Son.; Young & Delleker. (contributor)
1821
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Relief shown by hachures.; Shows national boundaries, trading posts, cities, territories of First Nations peoples, Caledonia River, U.S. boundary along 52°N west of Rockies.; Plate 48 from Smith's New general atlas, London,1826.
Published by C. Smith, No. 172 Strand (publisher)
Smith, Charles. (creator)
[1826]
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Shows boundaries, rivers and principal settlements.; Shows portions of present United States north to Missouri River and east to Mobile.; Relief shown by hachures.; Greenwich meridian.
Thomson, John, 1777- (creator)
1814
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From: Atlas Univrersel illustré.; Top right: Nouveau continent.; Illustrations on three sides.
Combette (publisher)
Levasseur, V. (Victor) (creator)
[1845]
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Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Paris.; Outline hand colored.; In upper right corner: "Atlas Universal Pl. 33."
Chez l'auteur (publisher)
Brué, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832. (creator)
1825
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This map shows the extent of the United States with states colored in yellow and territories in orange. State capitals, cities, towns, Indian tribes, and numerous notations fill the map. On a full sheet of German text, providing a detailed political history of the United States. Ref: Phillips (Atlases) #3550; Prime meridians: Washington and Paris.; Scale estimate based on latitude spacing.; Relief shown by hachures.
Las Cases, Emmanuel-Auguste-Dieudonné, comte de, 1766-1842. (creator)
Velten, J. (contributor)
1829.
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Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Paris.; European possessions shown by color.; Includes inset of "Nordwestlichster Theil von Nord America."
Im Verlage des Geogr. Instituts (publisher)
Reichard, C. G. (Christian Gottlieb), 1758-1837. (creator)
Verlage des Geograph Instituts. (contributor)
1817
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