Map Lewis and Clark, a legacy of science.

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Title
Lewis and Clark, a legacy of science.
Contributor Names
Lewis, Samuel, 1753 or 1754-1822.
Clark, William, 1770-1838.
Harrison, Samuel, 1789-1818.
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Created / Published
[Reston, Va.?] : U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, 2003.
Contents
A map of Lewis and Clark's track across the western portion of North America, from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean by order of the executive of the United States in 1804, 5 & 6 / copied by Samuel Lewis from the original drawing of Wm. Clark ; Saml. Harrison, fct. -- A map of Lewis and Clark's track across the western portion of North America, from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean / produced by the United States Geological Survey from elevation data in the national map.
Subject Headings
-  Lewis and Clark Expedition--(1804-1806)--Maps--Facsimiles
-  Lewis and Clark Expedition--(1804-1806)--Maps
-  Northwestern States--Maps--Facsimiles
-  Northwestern States--Maps, Physical
-  United States--Northwestern States
Notes
-  Shows facsimile of Lewis and Clark exploration map and contemporary physical map of approximately the same geographic coverage.
-  Relief shown by hachures on facsimile map. Relief shown by shading and gradient tints on contemporary physical map.
-  "The original Lewis and Clark map has been digitally enhanced and prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey. Reproduced from the original held in the Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division."
-  Facsimile map originally published: Philadelphia : Bradford and Inskeep, 1814.
-  Prime meridians on facsimile map: Washington, D.C. and London.
-  At lower right corner: Rebecca Garcia, Bruce Boman & John Kosovich.
-  Includes text and ill. (chiefly col.).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
2 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 40 x 95 cm. and 40 x 98 cm., sheet 107 x 139 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4126.S12 1814 .L4 2003
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4126s.ct004316
Library of Congress Control Number
2003621336
Online Format
image
Description
Shows facsimile of Lewis and Clark exploration map and contemporary physical map of approximately the same geographic coverage. Relief shown by hachures on facsimile map. Relief shown by shading and gradient tints on contemporary physical map. "The original Lewis and Clark map has been digitally enhanced and prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey. Reproduced from the original held in the Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division." Facsimile map originally published: Philadelphia : Bradford and Inskeep, 1814. Prime meridians on facsimile map: Washington, D.C. and London. At lower right corner: Rebecca Garcia, Bruce Boman & John Kosovich. Includes text and ill. (chiefly col.). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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Chicago citation style:

Lewis, Samuel, 1753 Or, William Clark, Samuel Harrison, and U.S Geological Survey. Lewis and Clark, a legacy of science. [Reston, Va.?: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, 2003] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2003621336/.

APA citation style:

Lewis, S., Clark, W., Harrison, S. & Geological Survey, U. S. (2003) Lewis and Clark, a legacy of science. [Reston, Va.?: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2003621336/.

MLA citation style:

Lewis, Samuel, 1753 Or, et al. Lewis and Clark, a legacy of science. [Reston, Va.?: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, 2003] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2003621336/>.