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Composite: North America. Arrowsmith, Aaron, 1818

Composite: North America. / Arrowsmith, Aaron / 1818
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Full Title: (Composite of) A map exhibiting all the new discoveries in the interior parts of North America, inscribed by permission to the Honorable Governor and Company of Adventurers of England trading into Hudson Bay, in testimony of their liberal communications to their most obedient and very humble servant, A. Arrowsmith, Hydrographer to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales. No. 10 Soho Square. January 1st, 1795 -- additions to 1811, 1818.

Author: Arrowsmith, Aaron

Date: 1818

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Author: Arrowsmith, Aaron

Date: 1818

Short Title: Composite: North America.

Publisher: London: A. Arrowsmith

Type: Composite Map

Object Height cm: 124

Object Width cm: 145

Scale 1: 4,470,000

Note: Engraved map on 3 sheets. Hand col. Relief shown by hachures. Shows settlements, Indian tribes, rivers, etc. In lower margin: London, Published 1 Jan. 1795 by A. Arrowsmith ... additions to 1802. Below title: Additions to June 1814. Printed on 6 sheets, joined together as 3.

Reference: Cf. Phillips. Maps of America, p. 598 (1814 ed.); Wheat, C.I. Mapping the transmississippi West, 313, 358 (1814, 1824 eds.); Checklist of printed maps of the Middle West, 1-1369 (1796 ed.)

World Area: North America

Subject: Indians

Full Title: (Composite of) A map exhibiting all the new discoveries in the interior parts of North America, inscribed by permission to the Honorable Governor and Company of Adventurers of England trading into Hudson Bay, in testimony of their liberal communications to their most obedient and very humble servant, A. Arrowsmith, Hydrographer to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales. No. 10 Soho Square. January 1st, 1795 -- additions to 1811, 1818.

List No: 5699.004

Page No: I-III

Series No: 7

Published In: Atlas to Thompson's Alcedo; or dictionary of America & West Indies; collated with all the most recent authorities, and composed chiefly from scarce and original documents, for that work, by A. Arrowsmith, Hydrographer to His Royal Highness the Prince Regent. London: Printed by George Smeeton, Great Saint Martin's Lane, Charing Cross. 1819.

Publication Author: Arrowsmith, Aaron; Thompson, George Alexander; Alcedo, Antonio de, 1735-1812

Publication Date: 1819

Publication Reference: Cf. Phillips, 1174 (1816-(1817) ed.); NMM, 292 (1816 ed.); Phillips. Maps of America, p. 112 (1816 ed.)

Publication Note: See note field above.

Publication List No: 5699.000

Publication Type: Regional Atlas

Publication Maps: 19

Publication Height cm: 67

Publication Width cm: 55

Image No: 5699004

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