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Title
Explorations in Alaska, 1898 : headwaters of the Skwentna and Kuskokwim Rivers and vicinity of Katmai
Additional title: Headwaters of the Skwentna and Kuskokwim Rivers and vicinity of Katmai
Names
Geological Survey (U.S.) (Creator)
Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927 (Creator)
Spurr, Josiah Edward, 1870-1950 (Creator)
Post, W. S. (Creator)
United States. Congress (55th, 3rd session : 1898-1899) (Issuing body)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Alaska

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Congress
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 18-878
Topics
Discoveries in geography
Alaska, Southcentral -- Discovery and exploration
Kuskokwim River Region (Alaska)
Alaska -- Alaska, Southcentral
Genres
Maps
Topographic maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "J.E. Spurr, geologist in charge; topography by W.S. Post."
Statement of responsibility: In upper left corner "U.S. Geological Survey Charles D. Walcott, Director."
Statement of responsibility: In upper right corner "Report, Public Resolution No. 25, 55th Congress, 3D Session."
Citation/reference: Congressional information service. CIS U.S. serial set index. Pt. 14, Index and carto-bibliography of maps, entry 3737 ( 55- 3) S.doc. 172, map 4
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 1, page 127, column 3, no. 5
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 109 x 41 cm, on sheet 117 x 46 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 54915
Description
Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "Map 3"-- top center margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 309457530
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21513147
Folder number: US034.2.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 61464810-fd3b-0135-d31c-05b17c1bfab8
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Explorations in Alaska, 1898 " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/76660dd0-2482-0136-0027-0f70df65e546

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Explorations in Alaska, 1898 " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/76660dd0-2482-0136-0027-0f70df65e546

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1898). Explorations in Alaska, 1898 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/76660dd0-2482-0136-0027-0f70df65e546

Wikipedia Citation

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Explorations in Alaska, 1898