Format Maps
Contributors Warren, G. K.
Dates 1858
Location United States
West
Language English
Subjects Explorations and Surveys
Pacific Railroads
Railroads
United States
West
West (U.S.)
Title
Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.
Contributor Names
Warren, G. K. 1830-1882. (Gouverneur Kemble),
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C., War Dept., 1858?]
Subject Headings
-  West (U.S.)
-  Railroads--West (U.S.)
-  Pacific railroads--Explorations and surveys
-  United States--West
Notes
-  Scale 1:3,000,000.
-  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
-  LC copy annotated in color to show Indian reservations and military departments, and colored flags to show military establishments.
-  Two copies. Copy 1 has brown flags and is sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 has red and brown flags.
-  Incorporates note and surveys added after Jan. 8, 1858.
-  Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, routes and dates of expeditions and surveys.
-  Includes "Note" and "Authorities."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
map 108 x 118 cm. on 2 sheets 62 x 121 cm.
Call Number
G4050 1857 .W32
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g4050 mf000067 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4050.mf000067
Library of Congress Catalog Number
76695826
http://lccn.loc.gov/76695826


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