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

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Title
Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.
Contributor Names
Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble), 1830-1882.
Siebert, Selmar.
United States. War Department.
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C., War Dept., 1858?]
Subject 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 Indian reservations and military departments, and colored flags to show military establishments.
-  Two copies. Copy 1 has brown flags and is sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 has red and brown flags.
-  Incorporates note and surveys added after Jan. 8, 1858.
-  Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, routes and dates of expeditions and surveys.
-  Includes "Note" and "Authorities."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
map 108 x 118 cm. on 2 sheets 62 x 121 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4050 1857 .W32
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4050.mf000067
Library of Congress Control Number
76695826
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/76695826
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=76695826&searchType=1&recCount=10
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MODS Record
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Chicago citation style:

Warren, G. K, Selmar Siebert, and United States War Department. Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi 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, https://www.loc.gov/item/76695826/. (Accessed December 03, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Warren, G. K., Siebert, S. & United States War Department. (1858) Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi 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/76695826/.

MLA citation style:

Warren, G. K, Selmar Siebert, and United States War Department. Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi 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, <https://www.loc.gov/item/76695826/>.