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Catalog Number 1981X.214.1
Object Name Map
Title Map of North America, 1861
Date 1861
Year Range from 1861
Year Range to 1861
Description 1861 Map of the World. "Mitchell's New National Map, Exhibiting the United States with North American British Provinces, Sandwich Islands, Mexico and Central America, Together with Cuba and other East India Islands. Constructed and engraved by W. Williams, 33 South Fifth St. Philadelphia. Scale 50 miles to an Inch, 1861. 4-sectioned coloured paper map with cotton like material backing. Map is nailed to two wooden slats at top and a black wooden rod at the base. Individual counties, provinces, territories and/or states are coloured orange, yellow, red or green. Latitudinal and longitudinal markings along map edges. Floral border.
Subjects MAPS