Map Preliminary map of routes reconnoitered and opened in the Territory of Utah

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Title
Preliminary map of routes reconnoitered and opened in the Territory of Utah
Contributor Names
Simpson, J. H. (James Hervey), 1813-1883, cartographer, reporter.
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874, collector.
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C.] : [U.S. War Department], 1858.
[Washington, D.C.] : [U.S. Government Printing Office], 1858.
Subject Headings
-  Roads--Utah--Maps
-  Utah--Discovery and exploration--Maps
-  Trails--Southwest, New--Maps
-  United States--Utah
-  United States--Southwest, New
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours.
-  Shows camps, forts, early trails through Great Salt Lake region, wagon roads, springs and mountains.
-  From: Report of the Secretary of War, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, Captain Simpson's report and map of wagon road routes in Utah Territory (35th Cong. 2nd Session Senate Ex. Doc. no.10).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy: Signed on cover: No. 249. Millard Fillmore. May 15. 1861.
-  LC copy: Mounted on cloth backing, sheet sectioned into 30 panels to enable folding.
-  Includes "Note."
-  Vault
Medium
1 map ; 79 x 114 cm, folded in cover 13 x 22 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4341.P2 1858 .S5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4341p.fi000249
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours. Shows camps, forts, early trails through Great Salt Lake region, wagon roads, springs and mountains. From: Report of the Secretary of War, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, Captain Simpson's report and map of wagon road routes in Utah Territory (35th Cong. 2nd Session Senate Ex. Doc. no.10). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: Signed on cover: No. 249. Millard Fillmore. May 15. 1861. LC copy: Mounted on cloth backing, sheet sectioned into 30 panels to enable folding. Includes "Note." Vault
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Chicago citation style:

Simpson, J. H. , Cartographer, Reporter, and Millard Fillmore. Preliminary map of routes reconnoitered and opened in the Territory of Utah. [Washington, D.C.: U.S. War Department, . Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1858] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018588072/.

APA citation style:

Simpson, J. H. & Fillmore, M. (1858) Preliminary map of routes reconnoitered and opened in the Territory of Utah. [Washington, D.C.: U.S. War Department, . Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018588072/.

MLA citation style:

Simpson, J. H. , Cartographer, Reporter, and Millard Fillmore. Preliminary map of routes reconnoitered and opened in the Territory of Utah. [Washington, D.C.: U.S. War Department, . Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1858] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018588072/>.