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Title
Washington Territory
Additional title: Early Washington maps
Names
United States. General Land Office (Publisher)
Roeser, C. (Charles) (Draftsman)
Bien, Julius, 1826-1909 (Lithographer)
United States. General Land Office (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Washington

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1879
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: The Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 18-741
Topics
Indian reservations -- Washington (State)
Military reservations -- Washington (State)
Railroads -- Washington (State)
Washington (State) -- Historical geography
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled from the official records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, principal draughtsman, G.L.O.
Statement of responsibility: At head of title: Department of the Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division , vol. 10, page 536, column 2, row 2
Acquisition: Sterne Collection
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 56 x 73 cm
Description
Shows townships, county seats, railroads, Indian and military reservations. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. Relief shown by hachures.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 13801991
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21553114
Folder number: US252.1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dcf09f90-2938-0136-ca0e-0083e549b8a2
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1879: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Washington Territory" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1879. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/34863c50-346b-0136-8ab9-676df71ab29b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Washington Territory" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/34863c50-346b-0136-8ab9-676df71ab29b

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1879). Washington Territory Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/34863c50-346b-0136-8ab9-676df71ab29b

Wikipedia Citation

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Washington Territory