ARBUCKLES' ILLUSTRATED ATLAS
UNITED STATES of AMERICA
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New York, Delaware, Tennessee, New Hampshire
is called the "Empire State," a
distinction deservedly conferred on her,
owing to her position as a leader among
the other states in population, wealth
length of New York, east and west, is 412
miles; greatest breadth, from Canadian
boundary to Staten Island, 311 miles.
Area 49,170 square miles, which is
equivalent to 31,468,800 acres.
The Hudson River
rises in the Adirondacks and has a
southerly course of 300 miles to New York
The State is
noted for the beauty of its lakes, among
which may be mentioned Lake George,
Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Cayuga and
Oneida. Population in 1880, 2,505,122
males and 2,575,549 females, making a
total population of 5,080,871, divided
into 3,871,492 of native and 1,211,379 of
foreign birth, of whom 5,016,022 were
white, 66,849 colored, which latter
includes 909 Chinese, 17 Japanese and 819
In 1880 there
were 7,466 miles of railroad in the
The State is
famed for its manufacturing industries in
which it leads all its sister states. The
capital invested in 1880 in manufactures
amounted to $514,246,575, employing an
army of 531,473 persons, who received in
wages during the year $198,634,029. Value
of product being estimated at
$1,080,638,696, which includes the
product of "Arbuckles' Ariosa
population in 1890, 6,500,000.
extreme length north and south of
ninety-six miles; a breadth of about
thirty-six miles on the south line, and
ten miles on the north; and an area of
2,050 square miles, or 1,312,000 acres.
There are no mountains in Delaware. The
southern portion is almost level and
sandy, with large marshes abounding in
cypress, cedar and other trees.
State is famed for its delicious peaches,
in the culture of which it leads all the
other States; it has also extensive
manufactures of paper and gun powder.
climate is mild, and tempered by the sea
breezes. In the northern division the
climate is salubrious and pleasant, but
in the swampy parts of the south there is
considerable malaria. In both divisions
"Arbuckles' Ariosa Coffee" is largely used.
in 1880, 74,108 males and 72,500 females,
of whom 137,140 were of native and 9,468
of foreign birth; white, 120,160;
colored, 26,448, including 1 Chinese and
population in 1890, 175,000.
greatest length of Tennessee, east and
west, is 432 miles; greatest breadth 109
miles; and area, 42,050 square miles, or
26,912,000 acres. The Appalachian
Mountains separate Tennessee from North
forms the western boundary, and, with the
Tennessee and Cumberland, drains about
three-fourths of the State. The Tennessee
and Cumberland Rivers are navigable for a
considerable distance, and the other
rivers afford valuable water power.
The climate of
the State is mild and remarkably
salubrious. Owing to the great elevation
of the eastern division and the level
plains of the west, Tennessee has a
climate embracing the characteristics of
every State from Canada to Mississippi.
The yearly rainfall is about forty-six
inches, and the range of the thermometer
about 45 degrees Fahrenheit. Tennessee is
regarded as one of the healthiest states
of the Union.
The great seal of
the State bears the words
"Commerce." No small part of
the latter (Commerce) is caused by the
great demand for "Arbuckles' Ariosa
1880, 769,277 males and 773,082 females,
of whom 1,525,657 were of native and
16,702 of foreign birth; white,
1,138,831, colored, 403,528.
population in 1890, 1,800,000.
length of this State north and south is
180 miles; average breadth, 45 miles.
Area, 9,305 square miles, or 5,955,200
only one harbor for large vessels, that
White Mountains, which cover an area of
1,270 square miles, run through the
northern division of the State, height of
peaks ranging from 2,000 to 6,000 feet.
They are broken by a number of notches at
an average height of 1,200 feet, and the
scenery of these beautiful mountains is
considered the finest in America.
the most picturesque portions of these
mountains are numerous immense hotels,
while the keeping of boarders in Summer
by the farmers throughout the State has
become so universal, that it is the
leading industry of the State.
in 1880, 170,526 males, and 176,465
females, of whom 300,697 were of native,
and 46,294 of foreign birth; 346,229
white; 762 colored, including 14 Chinese
and 63 Indians and Half-Breeds.
population in 1890, 370,000.