Map of the state of Georgia : compiled under the direction of His Excellency George W. Crawford
NamesBonner, William G. (Compiler)Sherman & Smith (Engraver)Bonner, William G. (Creator)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1847Place: Milledgeville, [Ga.]Publisher: Wm. G. Bonner
Table of ContentsInsets: Map of the city of Augusta --City of Columbus --Map of the city of Macon --Map of the city of Savannah.
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 15-5753
TopicsRailroads -- GeorgiaGeorgiaGeorgia -- Administrative and political divisions
NotesStatement of responsibility: Compiled under the direction of His Excellency George W. Crawford by W.G. Bonner, civil engineer, Milledgeville ; engraved and printed by Sherman & Smith, New York.Content: Scale approximately 1:375,000 (W 85°40ʹ--W 80°40ʹ/N 35°10ʹ--N 30°10ʹ).Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 4, page 471, column 1, no. 1Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1847 by William G. Bonner in the clerk's office of the district of Georgia."Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map : hand colored ; 140 x 122 cm, on sheet 153 x 137 cmNYPL Map Div. copy imperfect: several pieces of map lacking; has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 58569.
DescriptionShows county boundaries, roads, railroads, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Includes a list of the Governors of Georgia from 1732; a population chart for Georgia counties and their chief town based on 1845 census; vignettes of famous buildings; seal of the state; and profiles: Macon & Western, Central, and Georgia rail roads.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 489722034NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644560Folder number: US057.3.02Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4798eed0-f52d-0134-5a87-04dba674c71d
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