Map of the United States of America, 1856

Metadata

Digital ID
map000077
Title
Map of the United States of America, 1856
Alternative Title
A new map of the United States of America
Creator
Description
'Philadelphia. Published by Charles Desilver.' 'Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1856 by Charles Desilver in the Clerks office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.' 'Engraved by J.L. Hazzard & E. Yeager.' Includes notes and insets titled 'Gold region of California' and 'District of Columbia.' Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Also shows battle fields and proposed western railroad routes. Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. Atlas p. numbers in upper margin: 5-6.
Contributor
Hazzard, J. L .; Yeager, E. (Edward); Charles Desilver (Firm);
Source
Scale 1:8,750,000 (W 126°--W 65°/N 48°--N 24°).
Accession Number
G3700 1856 .Y68
Original Date
1856
Alternative Date
1856
Geographic Feature (TGN)
Country
United States
Subject (LCSH)
DC Type
Still Image
Genre (LC TGM)
Maps
Is Part of
http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/dig,9
Rights
Not to be reproduced without permission. To purchase copies of images and/or for copyright information, contact University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections at: http://www.library.unlv.edu/speccol/
Format
image/tif;
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries;
Digital Collection
Conversion Specifications
This file is derived from a high-resolution (300 dpi, 24-bit) uncompressed TIFF image that was scanned from the original using a Vidar TruScan Titan Atlas scanner, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Master File Format
image/tiff

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