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Map of the sources of Snake River : with its tributaries together with portions of the headwaters of the Madison and Yellowstone from surveys and observations of the Snake River Expedition by Gustavus R. Bechler, Chief Topographer ; James Stevenson, Director

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Title
Map of the sources of Snake River : with its tributaries together with portions of the headwaters of the Madison and Yellowstone from surveys and observations of the Snake River Expedition by Gustavus R. Bechler, Chief Topographer ; James Stevenson, Director
Names
Bechler, Gustavus R. (Creator)
Bien, Julius, 1826-1909 (Lithographer)
Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Wyoming

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-11523
Topics
Snake River Watershed (Wyo.-Wash.)
Snake River Valley (Wyo.-Wash.)
Yellowstone National Park
Teton Range (Wyo. and Idaho)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: At head of title: Department of the Interior. U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, F.V. Hayden, U.S. Geologist in charge.
Citation/reference: Wheat, C.I. Mapping the transmississippi West, V, 1233
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : col. ; 66 x 67 cm
NYPL copy has "1348" on label pasted in lower left margin
Description
Covers area of Yellowstone National Park and Teton Range. Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Includes 4 profiles.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 15975387
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15851322
Folder number: US260.1
Series: Heading West ; 71
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 631e5f70-e75c-0135-e4f6-0b33a34b61de
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

  • 1872: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the sources of Snake River " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1697f080-4a38-0136-22bd-094cc2ffa2f6

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the sources of Snake River " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 16, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1697f080-4a38-0136-22bd-094cc2ffa2f6

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1872). Map of the sources of Snake River Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1697f080-4a38-0136-22bd-094cc2ffa2f6

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Map of the sources of Snake River