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North America [cartographic material] / 





Place of creation

United States


S. Augustus Mitchell

1 map : hand col. ; 36 x 29 cm on sheet 44 x 36 cm.

Scope and content

Shows North America, Central America and West Indies.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC175357
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection # 236
Cartographic material
90: Open
236 Item no. assigned by LAC 236
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.

Additional information

Relief shown by hachures.

"2" appears in upper right margin.

"Entered According to Act of Congress in the year 1846 by H.N. Burroughs - in the Clerks Office of the District of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania".

Includes decoratice border and legend depicting captial, imprtant towns & inferior towns.

From: Mitchell's "A new universal atlas containing maps of the various empires, kingdoms, states and republics of the world, with a special map of each of the United States, plans of cities &c.", 1846.

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 1:23 500 000] (W 180°--W 50°/N 80°--N 5°)

Citation / reference note
LeGear, Entry 6103, No. 2

Copy / version note
The microfiche version is NMC 175357.

Statement of responsibility note
Published by S. Augustus Mitchell, N.E. Corner of Market & 7th Street, 1846

Subject heading

1. North America - Maps.
2. West Indies - Maps.
3. Central America - Maps.


Other system control no.