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Johnson's United States
Johnson's United States
TitleJohnson's United States
DescriptionMap of the United States, Lower California, northern Mexico, Cuba, and the Bahama Islands. State and territorial boundaries, railroad lines, rivers, and towns are indicated for the U.S., as well as forts, explorers' routes, pioneer trails, and Indian tribe locations for western U.S. Numeral 20 found in upper left corner; numeral 21 found in upper right corner.
Dimensions16.25 x 24.75 in.
NotesMap is probably from one of the editions of "Johnson's New Illustrated Family Atlas," published by Johnson and Ward during the period 1862-1885. See Ristow, Walter W., "Early American Atlases and Their Publishers" in "Images of the World Atlas through History," ed. John A. Wolter, 1996.
Location DepictedUnited States
CreatorJohnson and Ward
Call NumberSC117, Series 4-12: U.S. & States #2 (drawer)
Trails & paths
Indigenous peoples
Forts & fortifications
Local SubjectUnited States
Native Americans
SourceProbably an edition of Johnson's New Illustrated Family Atlas
Digital FormatTIFF displayed as JPEG 2000
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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Item ID162756
Item TypeMap
CONTENTdm number1536
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