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Maps State of Alabama. October. 2nd. 1866.

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Title
State of Alabama. October. 2nd. 1866.
Summary
Outline map showing major drainage, cities and towns, railroads, and the 6-mile and 15-mile limits of the land grant.
Contributor Names
United States. General Land Office.
Created / Published
Phila[delphia], [1866]
Subject Headings
-  Alabama--Maps
-  United States--Alabama
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:200,000.
-  "The whole central region of this state is underlaid with iron ore, in vast beds. There are also coal measures of great thickness and extent. Lead ore is also found." Signed: Jos. S. Wilson, Commissioner.
-  LC also has 1865 edition from "39th Cong. 1st Sess. Annual Report of the Commissioners, Gen. Land Off."
-  LC Railroad maps, 178
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map 48 x 30 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3970 1866 .U5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3970.rr001780
Library of Congress Control Number
98688440
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98688440
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=98688440&searchType=1&recCount=10
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United States General Land Office. State of Alabama. October. 2nd. 1866. [Philadelphia, 1866] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688440/. (Accessed July 24, 2016.)

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United States General Land Office. (1866) State of Alabama. October. 2nd. 1866. [Philadelphia] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688440/.

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United States General Land Office. State of Alabama. October. 2nd. 1866. [Philadelphia, 1866] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688440/>.