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Title
The District of Main: from the latest surveys
Names
Carleton, Osgood, 1742-1816 (Cartographer)
Thomas, Isaiah, 1749-1831 (Publisher)
Andrews, Ebenezer Turrell, 1766-1851 (Publisher)
Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826 (Author)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Maine

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1793
Place: Boston
Publisher: By Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 77-2376
Topics
Maine
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: O. Carleton, delin.
Content: Covers also part of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.
Content: Scale [ca. 1:2,800,000] (W 71°--W 64°/N 49°--N 42°)
Source note: From: Jedidiah Morse's The American universal geography. Vol. 1 (1793). p. 345.
Content: Prime meridians: Philadelphia and Washington.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 27 x 20 cm
Relief shown pictorially
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 57439750
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20625674
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0842d570-e223-0132-6493-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1742: Creator Born
  • 1793: Issued
  • 1816: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The District of Main" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1793. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8cdaca70-e223-0132-8f07-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The District of Main" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 25, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8cdaca70-e223-0132-8f07-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1793). The District of Main Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8cdaca70-e223-0132-8f07-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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The District of Main