The Resource A topographical description of the western territory of North America; : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is divided. And an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country. : To which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky. Tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire. : In a series of letters to a friend in England., By. G. Imlay, a captain in the American army during the late war, and a commissioner for laying out land in the back settlements

A topographical description of the western territory of North America; : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is divided. And an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country. : To which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky. Tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire. : In a series of letters to a friend in England., By. G. Imlay, a captain in the American army during the late war, and a commissioner for laying out land in the back settlements

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A topographical description of the western territory of North America; : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is divided. And an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country. : To which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky. Tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire. : In a series of letters to a friend in England.
Title
A topographical description of the western territory of North America;
Title remainder
containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is divided. And an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country. : To which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky. Tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire. : In a series of letters to a friend in England.
Statement of responsibility
By. G. Imlay, a captain in the American army during the late war, and a commissioner for laying out land in the back settlements
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
25648
Citation source
Evans
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1754?-1828?
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Imlay, Gilbert
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E 188 .E37 Ser.1 no. 25648
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1777-1832
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tiebout, Cornelius
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Public lands
  • Kentucky
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Ohio River Valley
  • Southern States
Label
A topographical description of the western territory of North America; : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is divided. And an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country. : To which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky. Tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire. : In a series of letters to a friend in England., By. G. Imlay, a captain in the American army during the late war, and a commissioner for laying out land in the back settlements
Link
http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/25648
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Volume 2" is: Filson, John. The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky ... New York : Samuel Campbell, 1793
  • Error in paging: p. 216-250 misnumbered 226-260
  • The map of the Southern states was engraved by Cornelius Tiebout; the map of the rapids of the Ohio River near Louisville is unsigned
  • Two states noted. The second state has "Notes to volume 1, " p. [237]-260 (i.e., [227-250]), not present in the first state
  • With a half-title
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Dimensions
17 cm. (12mo)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, [2], 26-260 [i.e., 26-250], [2] p., [2] folded leaves of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
2 maps
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1709982-01umb_inst
  • aas03029555
  • 338681
  • MAAR8302243650B
Label
A topographical description of the western territory of North America; : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country is divided. And an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country. : To which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky. Tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire. : In a series of letters to a friend in England., By. G. Imlay, a captain in the American army during the late war, and a commissioner for laying out land in the back settlements
Link
http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/25648
Publication
Note
  • "Volume 2" is: Filson, John. The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky ... New York : Samuel Campbell, 1793
  • Error in paging: p. 216-250 misnumbered 226-260
  • The map of the Southern states was engraved by Cornelius Tiebout; the map of the rapids of the Ohio River near Louisville is unsigned
  • Two states noted. The second state has "Notes to volume 1, " p. [237]-260 (i.e., [227-250]), not present in the first state
  • With a half-title
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Dimensions
17 cm. (12mo)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, [2], 26-260 [i.e., 26-250], [2] p., [2] folded leaves of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
2 maps
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u1709982-01umb_inst
  • aas03029555
  • 338681
  • MAAR8302243650B

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