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Map Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

About this Item

Title

  • Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

Names

  • Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble), 1830-1882.
  • Freyhold, Edward.
  • Bien, Julius, 1826-1909.
  • United States. War Department.

Created / Published

  • [Washington, D.C., War Dept., 1858]

Headings

  • -  West (U.S.)--Maps
  • -  Railroads--West (U.S.)--Maps
  • -  Pacific railroads--Explorations and surveys--Maps
  • -  United States--West

Notes

  • -  Scale 1:3,000,000.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
  • -  LC copy annotated in color to show boundaries, in red and blue ink and pencil to show place names, base lines, railroads and railroad exploration routes.
  • -  Second bar scale glued on.
  • -  Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, routes and dates of expeditions and surveys.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Includes "Authorities."
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2

Medium

  • map 109 x 117 cm. on 4 sheets 58 x 61 cm. or smaller.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4050 1858 .W32

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 76695833

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Warren, G. K, Edward Freyhold, Julius Bien, and United States War Department. Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route. [Washington, D.C., War Dept, 1858] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/76695833/.

APA citation style:

Warren, G. K., Freyhold, E., Bien, J. & United States War Department. (1858) Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route. [Washington, D.C., War Dept] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/76695833/.

MLA citation style:

Warren, G. K, et al. Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route. [Washington, D.C., War Dept, 1858] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/76695833/>.