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Title
Geological map of the Mother Lode region
Additional title: Map of the Mother Lode region
Additional title: Mother Lode region
Names
Fairbanks, Harold W. (Harold Wellman), 1860- (Creator)
California State Mining Bureau (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896 (Inferred)
Place: Sacramento, Calif.
Publisher: California State Mining Bureau
Edition: Reissued with additions Jan 1st 1896
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5485
Topics
Geology -- California -- Mother Lode
Gold mines and mining -- California -- Mother Lode
Mining claims -- California -- Mother Lode
Geology
Gold mines and mining
Mining claims
Mother Lode (Calif.)
California -- Mother Lode
Genres
Maps
Geological maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Prepared in 1890 for the California State Mining Bureau, by H.W. Fairbanks, B.S. field assistant.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 652, column 2, no. 6
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map in 5 sections : color ; on sheet 64 x 88 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 60659
Description
Covers parts of Eldorado, Amador, Calaveras, Tuolumne, and Mariposa Counties. Also shows mining claims. Includes list of mining claims by counties. Oriented with north to the upper left. First issued with the Mining Bureau's 10th annual report.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 21754157
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644292
Folder number: US038.3.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b0b75680-1654-0136-7910-656c96f6a1c0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological map of the Mother Lode region " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/61e2a1a0-24bf-0136-05b8-2d95d781d186

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological map of the Mother Lode region " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/61e2a1a0-24bf-0136-05b8-2d95d781d186

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). Geological map of the Mother Lode region Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/61e2a1a0-24bf-0136-05b8-2d95d781d186

Wikipedia Citation

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Geological map of the Mother Lode region