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Geological map of the route explored by Capt. Jno. Pope, Corps of Topl. Engrs. near the 32nd parallel of north latitude, 1854: from the Red River to the Rio Grande

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Title
Geological map of the route explored by Capt. Jno. Pope, Corps of Topl. Engrs. near the 32nd parallel of north latitude, 1854: from the Red River to the Rio Grande
Additional title: U.S. Pacific Rail Road Exploration & Survey, War Department
Additional title: Geological map of the route explored by Captain John Pope, Corps of Topographical Engineers, near the 32nd parallel of north latitude, 1854
Names
Blake, William P. (William Phipps), 1826-1910 (Creator)
Pope, John, 1822-1892 (Associated name)
Wagner & M'Guigan (Lithographer)
United States. War Department. Office of P.R.R. Surveys (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: War Department
Place: Phila.
Publisher: Wagner & McGuigan, Lith.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5100
Topics
Pope, John, 1822-1892 -- Travel
Geology -- Texas
Pacific railroads -- Explorations and surveys
Texas
Genres
Maps
Geological maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: prepared in the Office of Pacific Rail Road Exploration & Survey, War Department by William P. Blake.
Content: Shows military posts and some towns, mining activity, and geological makeup of area along the Red River and as far west as the Rio Grande.
Content: Includes index of colors as a key to geological composition.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 24 x 56 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 840315132
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20643907
Other local Identifier: US010.3.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e7530100-8bd0-0133-71bc-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1826: Creator Born
  • 1854: Issued
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological map of the route explored by Capt. Jno. Pope, Corps of Topl. Engrs. near the 32nd parallel of north latitude, 1854" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/06a35440-8bd1-0133-ea4e-00505686d14e

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological map of the route explored by Capt. Jno. Pope, Corps of Topl. Engrs. near the 32nd parallel of north latitude, 1854" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 5, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/06a35440-8bd1-0133-ea4e-00505686d14e

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Geological map of the route explored by Capt. Jno. Pope, Corps of Topl. Engrs. near the 32nd parallel of north latitude, 1854 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/06a35440-8bd1-0133-ea4e-00505686d14e

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Geological map of the route explored by Capt. Jno. Pope, Corps of Topl. Engrs. near the 32nd parallel of north latitude, 1854