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Mapping the Republic.

May 13, 2003 to May 29, 2004

Nineteenth-century maps of the U.S.A. embodied a truly important conflict in how Americans understood the republic: is it a collection of sovereign states or an expansive Union?

Curated by Prof. Matthew H. Edney.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

Publication Date

5-2003

Publisher

Osher Map Library - University of Sothern Maine

City

Portland, Maine

Keywords

Cartography of the United States, Early American Maps, Manifest Destiny, Early American Gazetteers and Atlases

Disciplines

Geography | History | Political History | United States History

Mapping the Republic - Conflicting Concepts of the Territory and Character of the U.S.A., 1790-1900


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