Military reconnaissance of the Arkansas, Rio del Norte and Rio Gila

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Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1847
Place Term: [Washington?]
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-11487
Topics
West (U.S.) --
Rio Grande --
Arkansas River --
Gila River (Ariz. and N.M.) --
Genres
Maps
Engravings
Notes
Content : Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.

Content : "Engraved on stone by E. Weber & Co., Baltimore."

Content : Includes "Table of geographical positions on the route pursued by the Army of the West," "Barometric profile of the route from Fort Levenworth to Camp of Octr. 14th the last station on the Rio del Norte," and "Barometric profile of the route from the Rio del Norte to San Diego on the Pacific."

Statement of Responsibility: By W.H. Emory, Lieut. Top. Engrs. ; assisted from Fort Leavenworth to Santa Fé by Lieuts. J.W. Abert and W.G. Peck, and from Santa Fé to San Diego on the Pacific by Lieut. W.H. Warner and Mr. Norman Bestor ; made in 1846-7, with the advance guard of the "Army of the West" under command of Brig. Gen. Stephn. W. Kearny ; constructed under the orders of Col. J.J. Abert, ch. Corps Top. Engrs., 1847 ; drawn by Joseph Welch.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 74 x 172 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 17459710
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15886977
UUID: 33394270-c52b-012f-9d1c-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1847: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Military reconnaissance of the Arkansas, Rio del Norte and Rio Gila" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1847. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f934-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Military reconnaissance of the Arkansas, Rio del Norte and Rio Gila" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f934-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1847). Military reconnaissance of the Arkansas, Rio del Norte and Rio Gila Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f934-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Military reconnaissance of the Arkansas, Rio del Norte and Rio Gila