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Map of Dauphin & Lebanon counties: constructed by virtue of an act of the Legislature of Pennsylvania passed 19th March 1816

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Title
Map of Dauphin & Lebanon counties: constructed by virtue of an act of the Legislature of Pennsylvania passed 19th March 1816
Names
Smith, Thomas (Cartographer)
Harrison, Samuel, 1789-1818 (Engraver)
Melish, John, 1771-1822 (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Cities and towns, A - Z

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1818
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Published by John Melish & Saml. Harrison
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 86-4142
Topics
Dauphin County (Pa.)
Lebanon County (Pa.)
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania -- Dauphin County
Pennsylvania -- Lebanon County
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Thomas Smith ; prepared for engraving by John Melish ; engraved by Saml. Harrison.
Content: Scale 1:158,400. 2 1/2 miles to an inch (W 77°00ʹ--W 76°07ʹ/N 40°40ʹ--N 40°07ʹ)
Content: Prime meridan: Washington. Longitude coordinates expressed here as measured from Greenwich.
Content: Includes: List of post offices with their distances from Washington and Harrisburg -- Hunter's Falls [illustration] -- Statistical tables [showing area in acres, population, soil and terrain] -- Remarks, statistical and geological.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 40 x 56 cm, on sheet 55 x 71 cm
Relief shown by hachures
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 34091954
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20625567
Other local Identifier: US201.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bb1f5bd0-e218-0132-b03b-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1818: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Dauphin & Lebanon counties" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1818. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c7f6a500-e21a-0132-0bb3-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Dauphin & Lebanon counties" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 1, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c7f6a500-e21a-0132-0bb3-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1818). Map of Dauphin & Lebanon counties Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c7f6a500-e21a-0132-0bb3-58d385a7bbd0

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Map of Dauphin & Lebanon counties