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Title
Map of public surveys in California : to accompany report of Surveyor Genl., 1861
Names
United States. Surveyor General (Creator)
Beale, Edward Fitzgerald, 1822-1893 (Creator)
Bien, Julius, 1826-1909 (Lithographer)
United States. Congress (36th, 2nd session : 1860-1861). Senate (Issuing body)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Congress
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5461
Topics
Land grants -- California
Public lands -- California
Marshes -- California
Land grants
Surveys
California -- Surveys
California
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Surveyor General's Office, San Fracisco California, September 15th 1861, [signed] E.F. Beale, U.S. Survr. Genl, Cal."
Citation/reference: Congressional information service. CIS U.S. serial set index. Pt. 14, Index and carto-bibliography of maps, entry 1081 ( 36- 2) H.doc. 1, map 4
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 255, column 1, no. 3
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 90 x 77 cm
Description
Shows township grid, land grants, existing towns, Indian villages, lakes, and marshlands. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "List of private grants finally surveyed" with number key. "Sen. Ex. Doc. No. 1, 2d Sess., 36th Cong." --Upper right margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 24688666
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644268
Folder number: US036.4.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ed300f10-008c-0136-6d68-619c66a15426
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

  • 1861: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of public surveys in California " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b1401c90-3b73-0136-4494-11a57235a12f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of public surveys in California " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b1401c90-3b73-0136-4494-11a57235a12f

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). Map of public surveys in California Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b1401c90-3b73-0136-4494-11a57235a12f

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of public surveys in California