United States

Description

This map shows the United States as far west as Texas in the south and the Missouri Territory to the north. Each of the states is outlined, using various colors. Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). There are several illustrations surrounding the map and labeled: [George] Washington (to the left, in the middle of the page), Buffalo Hunt (lower left corner), Penn's Treaty with the Indians (center, bottom of the page), Washington's Monument (lower right corner), and [Benjamin] Franklin (to the right, in the middle fo the page). Scale: [ca. 1:12,672,000].

Physical Description

1 map : ill. and annotated ; 23 x 30 cm.

Creation Information

Rapkin, J. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington and was provided by University of Texas at Arlington Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 45 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Cartographer

  • Rapkin, J. "The Map Drawn & Engraved by J. Rapkin."

Artist

  • Marchant, J. "The Illustrations by J. Marchant & Engraved by J. Rogers."

Engraver

  • Rogers, J. "The Illustrations by J. Marchant & Engraved by J. Rogers."

Publisher

  • J. & F. Tallis
    Publisher Info: "J. & F. Tallis, London, Edinburgh & Dublin."
    Place of Publication: London, England

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Description

This map shows the United States as far west as Texas in the south and the Missouri Territory to the north. Each of the states is outlined, using various colors. Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).

There are several illustrations surrounding the map and labeled: [George] Washington (to the left, in the middle of the page), Buffalo Hunt (lower left corner), Penn's Treaty with the Indians (center, bottom of the page), Washington's Monument (lower right corner), and [Benjamin] Franklin (to the right, in the middle fo the page).

Scale: [ca. 1:12,672,000].

Physical Description

1 map : ill. and annotated ; 23 x 30 cm.

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Identifier

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  • Call Number: 125/19 00229
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_823562
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50261

Collections

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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Dates

  • This map's creation, acceptance, or submission date is unknown.

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Rapkin, J. United States, map, Date Unknown; London, England. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50261/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.