Maps Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Route near the 38th & 39th parallels.

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Title
Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Route near the 38th & 39th parallels.
Contributor Names
Egloffstein, F. W., 1824-1885.
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889.
Gunnison, J. W. (John Williams), 1812-1853.
Beckwith, E. G. (Edward Griffin), 1818-1881.
Kern, Richard H., 1821-1853.
Siebert, Selmar.
United States. War Department.
Created / Published
[Washington? D.C.] War Dept.; Engraved by Selmar Siebert, 1859.
Contents
Map no. 1. From the western boundary of Missouri to the mouth of Trap Creek.--Map no. 2. From the mouth of Trap Creek to the Santa Fe crossing.--Map no. 3 From the Santa Fe crossing to the Coo-Che-to-pa Pass.--Map no. 4 From the Coo-Che-to-pa Pass to the Wahsatch Mountains.
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--West (U.S.)--Surveying--Maps
-  West (U.S.)--Maps
-  United States--West
Notes
-  Scale 1:760,320; 12 miles to 1 in.
-  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
-  From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps ... to Illustrate the Various Reports ... (Washington, 1859)
-  LC Railroad maps, 160
-  LC Railroad maps, 161
-  LC Railroad maps, 162
-  LC Railroad maps, 163
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  AACR2: 100, 650/1; 700/1; 700/2; 700/3; 700/4; 700/5; 710/1
Medium
4 maps 80 x 61 cm. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4051.P3 1855 .E5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4051p.rr001600
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4051p.rr001610
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4051p.rr001620
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4051p.rr001630
Library of Congress Control Number
gm70005008
Online Format
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Library of Congress Online Catalog
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Egloffstein, F. W, Jefferson Davis, J. W Gunnison, E. G Beckwith, Richard H Kern, Selmar Siebert, and United States War Department. Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Route near the 38th & 39th parallels. [Washington? D.C. War Dept.; Engraved by Selmar Siebert, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70005008/. (Accessed December 07, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Egloffstein, F. W., Davis, J., Gunnison, J. W., Beckwith, E. G., Kern, R. H., Siebert, S. & United States War Department. (1855) Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Route near the 38th & 39th parallels. [Washington? D.C. War Dept.; Engraved by Selmar Siebert] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70005008/.

MLA citation style:

Egloffstein, F. W, et al. Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Route near the 38th & 39th parallels. [Washington? D.C. War Dept.; Engraved by Selmar Siebert, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70005008/>.