Maps Map showing detailed topography of the country traversed by the reconnaissance expedition through southern and southeastern Nevada /

Format Maps
Contributors Hamel, P. W.
Lockwood, D. W. (Daniel Wright)
Wheeler, George M. (George Montague)
Dates 1870
Location Nevada
United States
Language English
Subjects Maps
Maps, Topographic
Military Topography
United States
Map showing detailed topography of the country traversed by the reconnaissance expedition through southern and southeastern Nevada /
Other Title
Reconnaissance maps : Department of California
Military map no. 1
Contributor Names
Hamel, P. W.
Wheeler, George M. (George Montague), 1842-1905.
Lockwood, D. W. (Daniel Wright)
Created / Published
[California] : Engineer Office, Head Quarters Department of California, 1870
Subject Headings
-  Nevada--Maps, Topographic
-  Military topography--Nevada--Maps
-  United States--Nevada
-  Covers Elko, White Pine, Lander, Nye, and Lincoln counties in Nevada.
-  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
-  Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942.
-  "Officially compiled and published at the Engineer Office, Head Quarters Department of California in 1869 and 70, by order of Brigadier General E. O. C. Ord, Commdg. [signed in facsimile] Geo. M. Wheeler, Lieutenant of Engineers in charge. Head Quarters Dept. of Cal., Oct. 26th 1870."
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S182
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Copy imperfect: Holes and losses along top and bottom edges repaired with tape.
-  Includes text.
-  In red on verso: 23.
1 map : col. ; 94 x 51 cm.
Call Number
G4350 1870 .H2
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record

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