A New Map of the United States of America, from the best authorities.

Collection: Osher Map Library Sheet Map Collection

Title: A New Map of the United States of America, from the best authorities.

Barcode: 50004

Creator: Wallis, J. (John), -1818

Publisher: Wallis, J. (John), -1818

Region Depicted: United States · Eastern U.S. · Northeastern States · Eastern Canada

Date Produced: 1814

Date Published: October 1st, 1814

Language: English

See Also: The United States of America laid down from to the best Authorities, agreeable to the Peace of 1783. Published, April 3rd, 1783 by the Proprietor John Wallis, at his Map-Warehouse , Ludgate Street London.

Map Type: Geographical, Political

Dimensions: 46 x 55 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Previously unknown second state of the Wallis map of the United States, updated to show the the United States at the tail end of the War of 1812. Published 29 years after the first state, the map has been updated to add Vermont, Ohio, Kentucky, "Tennaseee," and Western Territory. The map has also been extensively annotated by possibly two early hands, showing Chicago, Indiana, Michigan, Iowa, Kansas, Texas, Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi and Alabama.

Physical Description: 1 map : colored ; 44 x 54 cm

Theme: From Colonies to Local Control: Mapping North America, 1494 to 1867

Permanent URL: http://www.oshermaps.org/map/50004.0001