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Cover: Fitch's mapping plates. Fitch, George W. 1850

Cover: Fitch's mapping plates. / Fitch, George W. / 1850
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Full Title: (Covers to) Fitch's mapping plates, designed for learners in geography, being a collection of plates prepared for delineating maps of the World, and countries forming its principal subdivisions ... By George W. Fitch. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman and Company, 115 Nassau Street. Entered ... 1850, by Huntington and Savage ... New York.

Author: Fitch, George W.

Date: 1850

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Full David Rumsey Map Collection Catalog Record:

Author: Fitch, George W.

Date: 1850

Short Title: Cover: Fitch's mapping plates.

Publisher: New York: Blakeman, Sheldon & Co.

Type: Covers

Object Height cm: 27

Object Width cm: 21

Note: Maps exquisitely drawn by Lydia S. Weeks & others. Has a lock of hair between two pages - Ms. Weeks'? The school atlas contains 15 plates. Twelve of the maps are drawn in pen-and-ink without color; the Southern Europe Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean maps are not drawn. Covers are tan cards with the above title printed in black. "Directions for mapping" appears on back cover.

World Area: World

Subject: School

Full Title: (Covers to) Fitch's mapping plates, designed for learners in geography, being a collection of plates prepared for delineating maps of the World, and countries forming its principal subdivisions ... By George W. Fitch. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman and Company, 115 Nassau Street. Entered ... 1850, by Huntington and Savage ... New York.

List No: 0289A

Series No: 1

Published In: Fitch's mapping plates, designed for learners in geography, being a collection of plates prepared for delineating maps of the World, and countries forming its principal subdivisions ... By George W. Fitch. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman and Company, 115 Nassau Street. Entered ... 1840, by Huntington and Savage ... New York.

Publication Author: Fitch, George W.

Publication Date: 1850

Publication Note: See note field above.

Publication List No: 0289.000

Publication Type: School Atlas

Publication Maps: 12

Publication Height cm: 27

Publication Width cm: 21

Image No: 0289A

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