A New Map of the United States with the Additional Territories on an Improved Plan

A New Map of the United States with the Additional Territories on an Improved Plan

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print; political cartoon depicting a map of the United States in 1828. A large turtle and alligator are featured at center with several caricatures riding or standing on each of them, expressing views regarding the John Quincy Adams administration. In the background is a mountain range with two groups of Indians commenting on American life.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
date made
ca 1829
maker
Imbert, Anthony
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 10 1/4 in x 12 3/4 in; 26.035 cm x 32.385 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2420
catalog number
60.2420
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols
U.S. National Government, legislative branch
Chronology: 1820-1829
U.S. National Government, executive branch
Indians
Native Americans
Wild Animals
Communication, newspapers
Political Caricatures
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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