The United States Subdivided into Physical Groups

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This map shows the United States and surrounding areas. Each of the U.S. states is outlined and labeled. Additionally, states are shaded in colors and several major regions are labeled: Western or Highland States, Central States, and Atlantic States. Additionally, bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). On the back of the map is a page of text with the title "Eastern Half of the United States: Climate, Vegetation, Etc." The text appears to continue from a previous page and to a successive page (additional pages not included). The text discusses the geography and ... continued below

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 21 x 27 cm.

Creation Information

Harper & Brothers 1875.

Context

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  • Harper & Brothers
    Publisher Info: "Copyright, 1875, by Harper & Brothers."
    Place of Publication: [New York]

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Description

This map shows the United States and surrounding areas. Each of the U.S. states is outlined and labeled. Additionally, states are shaded in colors and several major regions are labeled: Western or Highland States, Central States, and Atlantic States. Additionally, bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).

On the back of the map is a page of text with the title "Eastern Half of the United States: Climate, Vegetation, Etc." The text appears to continue from a previous page and to a successive page (additional pages not included). The text discusses the geography and climate of parts of the United States and includes a "Rain Map of United States."

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 21 x 27 cm.

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From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • Call Number: 127/2 00437
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_970036
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50347

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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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  • 1875

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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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Harper & Brothers. The United States Subdivided into Physical Groups, map, 1875; [New York]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50347/: accessed July 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.