Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44

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Names
Abert, John James (1788-1863) (Associated name)
Frémont, John Charles (1813-1890) (Cartographer)
Weber, Edward (Lithographer)
United States. Congress. House (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845
Place Term: [Washington, D.C]
Publisher: [U.S. Senate]
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-11485 [Filed with U.S. West, 1844]
Topics
West (U.S.) --
Discovery & exploration
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Content : [Heading West ; 34]

Content : State 3: Includes notes, Great Basin statement, and place name South Park below Bayou Salade; some place names differ from other states.

Content : Includes "Profile of the route from the mouth of the Kansas to the Pacific by Capt. J.C. Fremont in 1843."

Citation/reference : LC Trails, no. 223

Content : "Published in Report of the exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon and north California in the years 1843-44. By Brevet Captain J.C. Fremont ... Printed by order of the Senate of the United States. Washington ... 1845 (28th Cong., 2nd Sess., Sen. Ex. Doc. 174, Serial 461)."

Content : Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Statement of Responsibility: By Brevet Capt. J.C. Frémont of the Corps of Topographical Engineers under the orders of Col. J.J. Abert, Chief of the Topographical Bureau.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 76 x 130 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 36187901
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15879344
UUID: 33d1b4f0-c52b-012f-221d-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1788: Creator Born
  • 1845: Issued
  • 1863: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f4d7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f4d7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1845). Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f4d7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44