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    Mapping the National Parks

    This collection documents the history, cultural aspects and geological formations of areas that eventually became National Parks. The collection consists of approximately 200 maps dating from the 17th century to the present, reflecting early mapping of the areas that would become four National Parks, as well as the parks themselves. Production of this collection is being supported by a generous gift from The Rockefeller ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1999

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    Die amerikanische Staats-Domäne (National Park) im Quellgebie...

    "Petermann's Geographische Mittheilungen, Jahrgang 1872, Tafel 13". National Park Exhibit, 1972. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets.

    • Contributor: Petermann, A. (august) - Hayden, F.V. (ferdinand Vandeveer) - Justus Perthes (firm: Gotha, Germany) - Petermann, A.
    • Date: 1871
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    Yellowstone National Park :

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies; 1 accompanied by Act establishing Park.

    • Contributor: United States. Department of the Interior - Hayden, F.V. (ferdinand Vandeveer) - Hergesheimer, E. (edwin) - Bien, Julius - Geological Survey of the Territories (u.s.)
    • Date: 1871
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    Map of the Lower Geyser Basin of the Upper Madison River.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Bechler, Gustavus R. - Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (u.s.)
    • Date: 1872
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    [Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming]

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Poole Brothers
    • Date: 1880
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    Map of the Yellowstone National Park.

    National Park Exhibit, 1972. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Date: 1881
  • Map

    Map of the Yellowstone National Park, showing routes and tick...

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: American Exchange in Europe
    • Date: 1883
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    Yellowstone National Park and north western Wyoming.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies.

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (u.s.) - Powell, John Wesley - Gannett, Henry - Renshawe, John H.
    • Date: 1885
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    Yellowstone National Park.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (u.s.) - Powell, John Wesley - Gannett, Henry - Renshawe, John H.
    • Date: 1886
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    [Yellowstone National Park boundaries].

    "From House Rept. 1763 53 C., 2 S." National Park Exhibit, 1972. Accompanied by: United States House of Representatives Report no. 1763, 53rd Congress, 3rd Session. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Date: 1895
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    Yellowstone National Park, Northern Pacific Railroad.

    Relief. National Park Exhibit, 1972. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Fee, Charles S. - Poole Brothers
    • Date: 1895
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    Yellowstone National Park.

    National Park Exhibit, 1972. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies.

    • Contributor: Union Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 190?
  • Map

    Map showing development of Yellowstone National Park road sys...

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Burns, A. E. - United States. War Department. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1900
  • Map

    Map of the tourist routes, Yellowstone National Park.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1900
  • Map

    Yellowstone National Park.

    F21195 U.S. Copyright Office Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Poole Brothers
    • Date: 1910
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    Topographical map of the Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming-M...

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies.

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (u.s.) - Smith, George Otis - Marshall, R. (robert Bradford)
    • Date: 1912
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    Panoramic view of the Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming-Mont...

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies.

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (u.s.)
    • Date: 1915
  • Map

    Boundaries of Yellowstone National Park as revised by act dat...

    [Drawn by] Black. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Date: 1929
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    Map of Yellowstone National Park showing principal groups of ...

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (u.s.)
    • Date: 1937
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    Radar mosaic, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.

    Scale not given. Accompanied by Dept. of the Interior news release: Radar probes geologic past of Yellowstone National Park. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (u.s.)
    • Date: 1968
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    Yellowstone.

    Scale ca. 1:250,000. Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Folded title: Maps: Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Map of Grand Teton National Park, ca. 1:140,000, on verso. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1972
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    Yellowstone National Park.

    F16695 U.S. Copyright Office Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Poole Brothers
    • Date: 1910
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    Upper Geyser Basin, Fire Hole River, Wyoming Territory.

    1 inch equals about 500 feet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Geological Survey of the Territories (u.s.) - Hayden, F. V. (ferdinand Vandeveer) - Hergesheimer, E. (edwin)
    • Date: 1871
  • Map

    Preliminary geological map of the Yellowstone National Park.

    National Park Exhibit, 1972. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (u.s.) - Hayden, F. V. (ferdinand Vandeveer)
    • Date: 1878
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    Preliminary survey of burned areas, Yellowstone National Park...

    "For details of mapping unit descriptions see the document Greater Yellowstone burned area survey preliminary report, October 1988." "*U.S. Government Printing Office: 1988--673-678 Region no. 8." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of "Cooperating agencies." DRM

    • Contributor: Greater Yellowstone Post-Fire Resource Assessment Committee (u.s.). Burned Area Survey Team - Geometronics Service Center (u.s.)
    • Date: 1988
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    Proposed line of rail roads and hotels.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 4 copies.

    • Date: 190?
  • Article

    Brief History of the National Parks - Mapping the National Pa...

    Many of America's most scenic and historic places have been set aside for the use of the public as national parks. "National Parks are spacious land . . . areas essentially in their primeval condition and so outstandingly superior in beauty to average examples of their several types as to demand preservation intact and in their entirety for the enjoyment, education and inspiration of ...

  • Article

    Yellowstone, the First National Park - Mapping the National P...

    Among those who played key roles in establishing Yellowstone as the Nation's first national park was Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden. His accomplishments in 1871-72 were the high point of a long and distinguished career in public service. Detail of Preliminary survey of burned areas, Yellowstone National Park and adjoining national forests, 1988. The Yellowstone area was almost the last unexplored region within the coterminous United ...