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Colton's map of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey : and part of the adjoining states

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Title
Colton's map of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey : and part of the adjoining states
Additional title: Map of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey
Names
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893 (Publisher)
Fudge, C. (Artist)
Lang & Laing Lith. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861
Place: No. 172 William St., New York
Publisher: Published by J.H. Colton
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5400
Topics
Middle Atlantic States
Southern States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: At lower right margin: Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1860 by J.H. Colton in the Clerks Office of the District of the United States for the Southern District New York.
Statement of responsibility: Within foliate border on lower left: C. Fudge.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 40 x 63 cm
Description
Shows state boundaries, names of counties, cities, and townships, drainage, and railroads. Covers also part of Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, and New York. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. "No. 2" -- top left margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 71342406
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646438
Folder number: US242.1.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 57b03250-505c-0135-4a68-0723b41b3b1b
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1800: Creator Born
  • 1861: Issued
  • 1893: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Colton's map of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/619e9fb0-505c-0135-d2d2-09bd872dd9e1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Colton's map of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 2, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/619e9fb0-505c-0135-d2d2-09bd872dd9e1

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). Colton's map of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/619e9fb0-505c-0135-d2d2-09bd872dd9e1

Wikipedia Citation

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Colton's map of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey