Maps Map of the emigrant road from Independence Mo. to St. Francisco, California /
Jefferson, T. H.
- Map of the emigrant road from Independence Mo. to St. Francisco, California /
- Contributor Names
- Jefferson, T. H.
- Created / Published
- New York : T.H. Jefferson, 1849.
- Subject Headings
- - Trails--West (U.S.)
- - West (U.S.)--History
- - United States--West
- - Relief shown by hachures.
- - Accompanied by text: Accompaniment to the Map of the emigrant road from Independence, Mo. to St. Francisco, California by T.H. Jefferson, New York, 1849 (11 p., negative photocopy, folded in pocket, 16 cm.).
- - LC Trails, 113
- - "This map is in four parts and represents the emigrant road from Independence, Mo. by the South Pass of the Rocky Mountains to California. The author was one of a party of emigrants who travelled the road with waggons in 1846. All the streams of water and springs upon the road are delineated; also daily distances, courses and camps made by the party."--Printed on Part 1.
- - Sheets labeled Part I, Part II, Part III, and Part IV.
- - Includes notes and distance table.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - LC copy imperfect: Some acid-transfer. DLC
- - LC copy quarter-bound in black leather with black and cream marbled board (42 cm.), map sheets mounted on linen. DLC
- 1 map on 4 sheets ; sheets 41 x 56 cm.
- Call Number
- G4051.P25 1849 .J4
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g4051p tr000113 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4051p.tr000113
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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