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MAP #: 331O6

CARTOGRAPHER : OLNEY, JESSE

DATE: 1831

SHORT TITLE : UNITED STATES

REMAINING TITLE & ID : (CARTOUCHE, BOTTOM RIGHT). "ENTERED ACCORDING TO ACT OF CONGRESS DEC. 16th. 1828. BY D.F. ROBINSON & CO. OF THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT" (CENTER BOTTOM MARGIN). "EXPLANATION" ON POPULATION AND RIVER LENGTH (BELOW TITLE). A TABLE SHOWING THE DISTANCE FROM WASHINGTON TO THE CAPITAL OR LARGEST TOWN OF EACH STATE; ALSO THE DISTANCE FROM EACH CAPITAL OR LARGEST TOWN TO EACH OF THE OTHERS (CENTER LEFT). MAP EXTENDS THROUGH THE BORDER ON RIGHT AND BOTTOM. LONGITUDE FROM WASHINGTON (TOP BORDER). LATITUDE (RIGHT AND LEFT BORDERS).


DATE OF PUBLICATION : R1831 (1830)
PLACE OF PUBLICATION : NEW YORK
PUBLISHER : ROBINSON, PRATT & CO.
LANGUAGE(S) : EN
SIZE (HEIGHT X WIDTH) : 25.6 X 42.6 CM.
SIZE - OTHER DATA : 29 X 4 CM. OM
SCALE - (RF) 1: : 10,900,000
SCALE - OTHER DATA : BASED ON LATITUDE
LIB. OF CONGRESS # : -
Md. HALL OF RECORDS # 1 : MSA SC1399-73
HUNTINGFIELD ACQ. # 1 : BB023-DFF*
REGION CATEGORY : THIS MAP IS NOT IMPORTANT TO A MD/CHESAPEAKE COLLECTION (9)
SPECIAL CATEGORY(IES) : SCHOOL ATLAS MAP (7)
# SHEETS TO MAP : 1
MAP ORIENTATION : N IS AT THE TOP OF THE MAP.
RELIEF SHOWN ? : YES
HYDROGRAPHIC DATA : NONE
CARTOUCHE : AUGMENTED LINE FRAME (3)
BORDER : GEOGRAPHICALLY FUNCTIONAL (8)
PRIME MERIDIAN(S) : WASHINGTON (5)
SEE ALSO MAP #s : 331O5, 33107.
BEST INFO SOURCE : NONE FOUND.
DESCRIPTION : THIS COLORED MAP IS MAP 4 OF NEW AND IMPROVED SCHOOL ATLAS TO ACCOMPANY THE PRACTICAL SYSTEM OF MODERN GEOGRAPHY BY J. OLNEY, A.M., NEW YORK: ROBINSON, PRATT & CO., 1831. F. HUNTINGTON IS LISTED AS THE ENGRAVER ON SOME OF THE MAPS IN THE ATLAS. WHILE THE AREA OF MARYLAND IS SHOWN, AS IS THE CHESAPEAKE BAY, THE SCALE IS SO SMALL THAT THE MAP IS OF NO IMPORTANCE TO A MARYLAND-CHESAPEAKE COLLECTION.

DATA IS FROM OBSERVATION OF THE COPY IN THE HUNTINGFIELD COLLECTION.

EDITION & STATE INFO : NOT YET RESEARCHED.

HFC OWNERSHIP DATA : THE HUNTINGFIELD COLLECTION HAS A FAIRLY GOOD COPY OF THIS COLORED MAP ON HEAVY PAPER, ATTACHED TO THE SCHOOL ATLAS, WITH SOME STAINING.

BIBLIGRAPHICAL REFS. : NO PUBLISHED REFERENCES TO THIS MAP HAVE YET BEEN FOUND.

February 28, 1993


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