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Map Nebraska and Kansas

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  • Nebraska and Kansas


  • J.H. Colton & Co., cartographer.

Created / Published

  • New York : J.H. Colton & Co., [1855?]


  • -  West (U.S.)--Maps
  • -  Nebraska--Maps
  • -  Kansas--Maps
  • -  United States--West
  • -  United States--Nebraska
  • -  United States--Kansas


  • Maps


  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  Shows the United States from the Mississippi River to just west of the Rocky Mountains and from northern Texas/New Mexico to Canada.
  • -  Includes descriptive notes and ancillary map of the United States and Caribbean area, and ancillary map of the "Territory acquired from Mexico by the Gadsden Treaty."
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.


  • 1 map : hand colored, mounted on cloth backing ; 65 x 50 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4050 1855 .J2
  • G4050 1855 .J2 Copy 2


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2006458669

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

J.H. Colton & Co., Cartographer. Nebraska and Kansas. [New York: J.H. Colton & Co., ?, 1855] Map.

APA citation style:

J.H. Colton & Co, C. (1855) Nebraska and Kansas. [New York: J.H. Colton & Co., ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

J.H. Colton & Co., Cartographer. Nebraska and Kansas. [New York: J.H. Colton & Co., ?, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.