Collection: Story Sheet Map Collection
Title: A New Map of Maine by H.L. Tanner
Creator: Tanner, Henry Schenck
Publisher: Tanner, Henry Schenck
Publishing Location: Philadelphia
Region Depicted: Maine
Date Produced: 1840
Date Published: 1846
Historical Context: The most persistent atlas map of antebellum Maine was A New Map of Maine, which appeared in twenty-eight variants between 1833 and 1860: a remarkable number. Henry Schenck Tanner, a prominent Philadelphia map publisher, created it for his [New] Universal Atlas, published in sections from 1833, then as a single work from 1836.
Dimensions: 39 x 32 cm.
Printing Process: Lithography
Printing Technique: planar surface
Material Type: Paper
Notes: Note: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1840 by H.S. Tanner in the clerks Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
Brief Description: Map of Maine showing county boundaries. Map includes population statistics for counties and select towns.
Physical Description: 1 map: colored, illustrated
Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/2284.0001