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Title
Military map of Nebraska and Dakota
Names
Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble), 1830-1882 (Cartographer)
Floyd, John B. (John Buchanan), 1806-1863 (Creator)
Harney, William S. (William Selby), 1800-1889 (Creator)
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883 (Creator)
Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809 (Surveyor)
Clark, William, 1770-1838 (Surveyor)
Peters, N. (Norris) (Lithographer)
United States. Office of Explorations and Surveys (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857 (Questionable)
Place: Washington, D.C.?
Publisher: Explorations and Surveys, War Dept.
Edition: Revised ed.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5548
Topics
West North Central States
West North Central States -- Discovery and exploration
Nebraska
North Dakota
South Dakota
Genres
Maps
Military maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: By Lieut. G.K. Warren from the explorations made by him in 1855. 6 & while attached to the staff of Brev. Brig. Gen. W.S. Harney, commg. Sioux Expedn. and in 1857 under the direction of the Office Explns. and Surveys, Capt. A.A. Humphreys in charge.
Statement of responsibility: At the head of title: Explorations & Surveys, War Dept. Hon John B. Floyd. Secy. of War.
Statement of responsibility: [Signed] "Engraving carefully revised, G.K. Warren, Lieut. Top. Engrs."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 751, column 3, no. 4
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 111 x 83 cm, on sheet 115 x 85 cm
Description
Shows areas of Indian habitation and Indian reservations, military posts, tradings posts, settlements, and physical features for Nebraska, Dakota Territories, Minnesota, and northern portions of Kansas. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Includes notes and routes of explorers or survey parties. In left upper margin: 35th Congress 1st Session. Printed by order of the U.S. Senate. "Exhibiting also routes reconnoitred & surveyed by Capt. Lewis & Clark, U.S.A. ... U.S. Land Office."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1017567152
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645375
Folder number: US118.1.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d39d2290-d200-0135-0e97-0294eddf15b1
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1830: Creator Born
  • 1857: Issued
  • 1882: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Military map of Nebraska and Dakota " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b1ebd2d0-05f5-0136-1dcc-3511b15d3d85

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Military map of Nebraska and Dakota " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b1ebd2d0-05f5-0136-1dcc-3511b15d3d85

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1857). Military map of Nebraska and Dakota Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b1ebd2d0-05f5-0136-1dcc-3511b15d3d85

Wikipedia Citation

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Military map of Nebraska and Dakota