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United States and territories: how we grow, a duplicate of an interesting official map recently issued by the U.S. government

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Title
United States and territories: how we grow, a duplicate of an interesting official map recently issued by the U.S. government
Additional title: How we grow
Names
Truth Co. (Creator)
American Lithographic Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898 (Inferred)
Place: New York, [N.Y.]
Publisher: American Lithographic Company
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5230
Topics
United States -- Historical geography
United States
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Truth Co.
Content: Shows the territorial expansion of the U.S.from 1783 to 1867.
Content: Inset: [Alaska]
Statement of responsibility: "Copyright 1898 by Truth Co."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 23 x 39 cm, sheet 28 x 43 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 958435395
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644037
Other local Identifier: US021.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): deb052c0-84cb-0134-1cfd-00505686a51c
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

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "United States and territories" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffd993d0-84cb-0134-c50c-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "United States and territories" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 5, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffd993d0-84cb-0134-c50c-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1898). United States and territories Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffd993d0-84cb-0134-c50c-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffd993d0-84cb-0134-c50c-00505686a51c | title= (cartographic) United States and territories, (1898) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=July 5, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

United States and territories