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The Resource A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned ..., by Gilbert Imlay ... ; illustrated with correct maps of the western territory of North America ; of the state of Kentucky, as divided into counties, from actual surveys by Elihu Barker ; a map of the Tennessee government ; and a plan of the rapids of the Ohio

A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned ..., by Gilbert Imlay ... ; illustrated with correct maps of the western territory of North America ; of the state of Kentucky, as divided into counties, from actual surveys by Elihu Barker ; a map of the Tennessee government ; and a plan of the rapids of the Ohio

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A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned ...
Title
A topographical description of the western territory of North America
Title remainder
containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned ...
Statement of responsibility
by Gilbert Imlay ... ; illustrated with correct maps of the western territory of North America ; of the state of Kentucky, as divided into counties, from actual surveys by Elihu Barker ; a map of the Tennessee government ; and a plan of the rapids of the Ohio
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
265:138
Citation source
NUC pre-1956
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1754?-1828?
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Imlay, Gilbert
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F352
LC item number
.I33
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1734-1820
  • approximately 1747-1788
  • 1748-1791
  • 1730-1789
  • 1706-1790
  • 1730-1789
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  • Barker, Elihu
  • Boone, Daniel
  • Kennedy, Patrick
  • Filson, John
  • Heart, Jonathan
  • Hutchins, Thomas
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Hutchins, Thomas
  • North American Land Company
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  • Ohio River Valley
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.)
  • San Lorenzo Treaty, 1795
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A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned ..., by Gilbert Imlay ... ; illustrated with correct maps of the western territory of North America ; of the state of Kentucky, as divided into counties, from actual surveys by Elihu Barker ; a map of the Tennessee government ; and a plan of the rapids of the Ohio
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Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [A]6 B-2R8 2S2
  • Added t.p
  • Advertisements on p. [29]-[30] at end
  • First edition, London, 1792
  • Includes index
  • The above is the order of contents as given on the title-page, but differs from the numbering and order of articles as given in the book
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A topographical description of the western territory of North America ... / G. Imlay -- I. The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky ... / J. Filson -- II. An account of the Indian nations inhabiting within the limits of the XIII states ... -- III. The culture of Indian corn ... tobacco ... -- IV. Observations on the ancient works, the native inhabitants of the western country, [etc.] / J. Heart -- V. Historical narrative ... of Louisiana and West-Florida ... / T. Hutchins -- VI. Account of the soil ... timber and other productions ... of the Genesee tract ... -- VII. Remarks for the information of ... settlers in America / Dr. Franklin -- VIII. Topographical description of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North-Carolina / T. Hutchins -- IX. P. Kennedy's Journal up the Illinois River, [etc.] -- X. Description of the state of Tenasee -- XI. An act for establishing Knoxville
  • (cont.) -- XII. Treaty ... between the United States ... and ... Spain, for the free navigation of the Mississippi -- XIII. Plan of association of the North American Land Company, [etc.]
Control code
14644696
Dimensions
22 cm (8vo)
Edition
  • The third edition,
  • with great additions.
Extent
xii, 598 pages, 30 unnumbered pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
01006532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
4 folded maps
Label
A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its soil, climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners, and customs : with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is partitioned ..., by Gilbert Imlay ... ; illustrated with correct maps of the western territory of North America ; of the state of Kentucky, as divided into counties, from actual surveys by Elihu Barker ; a map of the Tennessee government ; and a plan of the rapids of the Ohio
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [A]6 B-2R8 2S2
  • Added t.p
  • Advertisements on p. [29]-[30] at end
  • First edition, London, 1792
  • Includes index
  • The above is the order of contents as given on the title-page, but differs from the numbering and order of articles as given in the book
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A topographical description of the western territory of North America ... / G. Imlay -- I. The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky ... / J. Filson -- II. An account of the Indian nations inhabiting within the limits of the XIII states ... -- III. The culture of Indian corn ... tobacco ... -- IV. Observations on the ancient works, the native inhabitants of the western country, [etc.] / J. Heart -- V. Historical narrative ... of Louisiana and West-Florida ... / T. Hutchins -- VI. Account of the soil ... timber and other productions ... of the Genesee tract ... -- VII. Remarks for the information of ... settlers in America / Dr. Franklin -- VIII. Topographical description of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North-Carolina / T. Hutchins -- IX. P. Kennedy's Journal up the Illinois River, [etc.] -- X. Description of the state of Tenasee -- XI. An act for establishing Knoxville
  • (cont.) -- XII. Treaty ... between the United States ... and ... Spain, for the free navigation of the Mississippi -- XIII. Plan of association of the North American Land Company, [etc.]
Control code
14644696
Dimensions
22 cm (8vo)
Edition
  • The third edition,
  • with great additions.
Extent
xii, 598 pages, 30 unnumbered pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
01006532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
4 folded maps

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