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Map illustrating the general geological features of the country west of the Mississippi River: compiled from the surveys of W.H. Emory and from the Pacific Railroad surveys & other sources

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Title
Map illustrating the general geological features of the country west of the Mississippi River: compiled from the surveys of W.H. Emory and from the Pacific Railroad surveys & other sources
Additional title: West of the Mississippi River
Names
Hall, James, 1811-1898 (Cartographer)
Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887 (Surveyor)
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903 (Cartographer)
Jekyll, Thomas (Draftsman)
Sarony, Major & Knapp Lith (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858 (Questionable)
Place: New York?
Publisher: s.n.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-11537
Topics
Geology -- West (U.S.)
Geology -- Mexico
West (U.S.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Professor James Hall, assisted by J.P. Lesley, Esq ; drawn by Ths. Jekyll.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 51 x 57 cm
Relief shown by hachures.
Description
Shows geology of the United States west of the Mississippi River, and northern Mexico; state boundaries; Kansas and Minnesota as territories; cities, roads and rivers.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 47352825
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15886004
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1adb4b80-d56d-0132-73f4-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1811: Creator Born
  • 1858: Issued
  • 1898: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map illustrating the general geological features of the country west of the Mississippi River" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1adb4b80-d56d-0132-73f4-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map illustrating the general geological features of the country west of the Mississippi River" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 29, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1adb4b80-d56d-0132-73f4-58d385a7b928

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1858). Map illustrating the general geological features of the country west of the Mississippi River Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1adb4b80-d56d-0132-73f4-58d385a7b928

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Map illustrating the general geological features of the country west of the Mississippi River