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Maps Isothermal chart of the region north of the 36th Parallel &c. &c. between the Atlantic & Pacific oceans; compiled under the direction of Isaac I. Stevens, Govnr. of Washington Territory.

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Title
Isothermal chart of the region north of the 36th Parallel &c. &c. between the Atlantic & Pacific oceans; compiled under the direction of Isaac I. Stevens, Govnr. of Washington Territory.
Summary
Indicates "practicable railroad lines," and "proposed railroad lines." Summer isotherms are in red, winter isotherms are in blue.
Contributor Names
Stevens, Isaac Ingalls, 1818-1862.
Created / Published
New York, [1859]
Subject Headings
-  Atmospheric temperature--United States--Maps
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  Atmospheric temperature--Canada--Maps
-  Railroads--Canada--Maps
-  United States
-  Canada
Notes
-  Scale 1:7,450,000.
-  From 36th Congress, 1st session House. Ex. doc. no. 56.
-  LC Railroad maps, 39
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map 36 x 70 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.C82 1859 .S7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701c.rr000390
Library of Congress Control Number
98688327
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98688327
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=98688327&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Stevens, Isaac Ingalls. Isothermal chart of the region north of the 36th Parallel &c. &c. between the Atlantic & Pacific oceans; compiled under the direction of Isaac I. Stevens, Govnr. of Washington Territory. [New York, 1859] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688327/. (Accessed July 26, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Stevens, I. I. (1859) Isothermal chart of the region north of the 36th Parallel &c. &c. between the Atlantic & Pacific oceans; compiled under the direction of Isaac I. Stevens, Govnr. of Washington Territory. [New York] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688327/.

MLA citation style:

Stevens, Isaac Ingalls. Isothermal chart of the region north of the 36th Parallel &c. &c. between the Atlantic & Pacific oceans; compiled under the direction of Isaac I. Stevens, Govnr. of Washington Territory. [New York, 1859] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688327/>.