Colton's Palestine [map].

Author
J.H. Colton & Co. [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Published by G.W. and C.B. Colton & Co., c1855.
Description
  • Scale [ca. 1:1,013,760] (E 34°10ʹ00ʺ--E 37°15ʹ00ʺ/N 34°10ʹ00ʺ--N 30°40ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map : hand col. ; 36 x 28 cm.

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Subject(s)
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
Notes
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Inset map: Arabia Petræa. Scale [ca. 1:3,800,000].
  • "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855, by J.H. Colton & Co. ..."
  • Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
  • Text on verso with caption title: Arabia, or Arabistan..
  • In upper margin: No. 119.
  • Probably issued in: Colton's general atlas ... New York : G.W. and C.B. Colton & Co., 1866.
  • George W. and Charles B. Colton took over the business founded by their father Joseph H. around 1865. cf. Tooley's dictionary of mapmakers.
Other title(s)
Palestine
Inset title
  • Arabia Petraea
OCLC
792948991
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