Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean : ordered by the Hon. Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War, to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route, made in accordance with the 10th & 11th sections of the Army appropriation, act of March 3rd, 1853

Title
Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean : ordered by the Hon. Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War, to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route, made in accordance with the 10th & 11th sections of the Army appropriation, act of March 3rd, 1853 / compiled from authorized explorations and other reliable data by Lieut. G.K. Warren, Topl. Engrs., in the Office of Pacific R.R. Surveys, War Dep., under the direction of Bvt. Maj. W.H. Emory, Topl. Engrs., in 1854, and of Capt. A.A. Humphreys, Topl. Engrs., 1854-5-6-7-8 ; drawn by E. Freyhold ; engr. on stone by J. Bien, 60 Fulton St., N.Y.
Author
Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble), 1830-1882,
Publication
[Washington, D.C.], [War Department], [1858]

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Description
1 map on 4 sheets; 107 x 116 cm, sheets 57 x 60 cm
Alternative Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US028B.2.03
Subjects
Genre/Form
Maps.
Note
  • Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
  • Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, and routes and dates of expeditions and surveys.
  • Includes "Authorities."
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division,
Call Number
Map Div. 15-5345
LCCN
76695832
OCLC
5485409
Author
Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble), 1830-1882, compiler.
Title
Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean : ordered by the Hon. Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War, to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route, made in accordance with the 10th & 11th sections of the Army appropriation, act of March 3rd, 1853 / compiled from authorized explorations and other reliable data by Lieut. G.K. Warren, Topl. Engrs., in the Office of Pacific R.R. Surveys, War Dep., under the direction of Bvt. Maj. W.H. Emory, Topl. Engrs., in 1854, and of Capt. A.A. Humphreys, Topl. Engrs., 1854-5-6-7-8 ; drawn by E. Freyhold ; engr. on stone by J. Bien, 60 Fulton St., N.Y.
Publisher
[Washington, D.C.], [War Department], [1858]
Cartographic Data
Scale 1:3,000,000 (W 126°--W 84°/N 50°--N 26°).
Type of Content
cartographic image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
sheet
Indexed In:
New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 10, page 317, column b, row 6
Local Note
NYPL Map Div. copy mounted on paper and cloth as 2 sheets, 62 x 121 cm and 60 x 121 cm. Accession no. stamped in lower left corner of each sheet: 61363, 61364.
Source
US028B.2.03
Place of Publication
United States District of Columbia Washington.
Added Author
Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887.
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883.
Freyhold, Edward, draftsman.
Bien, Julius, 1826-1909, engraver.
United States. War Department, publisher.
Added Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US028B.2.03
Research Call Number
Map Div. 15-5345
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