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Map Showing the Illiteracy of the Aggregate Population...

Title:
Map Showing the Illiteracy of the Aggregate Population...
Creator:
Walker, Francis Amasa, 1840-1897, United States. Census Office
Date:
[1873 or 1874]
Type:
Map
Format:
reformatted digital
Description:
Raster, Original Sheet(s): 49 x 38 cm., Website description: Here Walker used a map to compare the distribution of two classes of information (rates of illiteracy and population density), introducing what is now a common analytical use for maps., "Pl. XXIX.", Host/Source Creator: United States. Census Office. Host/Source Contributor: Walker, Francis Amasa, 1840-1897 ; Bien, Julius, 1826-1909. Host Type of Resource: text. Host Extent: 1 p.l., 5 p., 1 l., 4, 14, 13, 8, 3, 4 p. : LIV pl. (maps, diagrs.) ; 56 x 24 cm. Host Classification: G1201.G1 U53 1874 Host Classification Scheme: lcc., Last alternate title from Website.