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Title
Map of the states of California and Nevada
Names
Gibbes, Charles Drayton (Creator)
Holt, Warren (Publisher)
Linton, S. B. (S. Benton) (Lithographer)
Linton, S. B. (S. Benton) (Draftsman)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881
Place: No. 717 Montgomery St., San Francisco, Cal.
Publisher: Published by Warren Holt
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5470
Topics
Railroads -- California
Railroads -- Nevada
California
California -- Administrative and political divisions
Nevada
Nevada -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Carefully compiled from the latest authentic sources by Chas. Drayton Gibbes, C.E.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1881 by Warren Holt ..."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 256, column 1, no. 6
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 92 x 76 cm, on sheet 104 x 84 cm
Description
Shows drainage, counties, U.S. land districts, townships, railroads (existing and proposed), railroad right-of-ways, military posts, etc. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. Includes list of judicial districts, index of land districts, and profile or cross section of "Elevation above the sea of some of the principal mountains in California and Nevada ..." by C.D. Gibbes, C.E.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 82460676
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644277
Folder number: US037.2.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 965be960-054a-0136-330f-011941ed82d1
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1881: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the states of California and Nevada " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b74ff8b0-3b75-0136-09fb-0172d3713461

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the states of California and Nevada " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 11, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b74ff8b0-3b75-0136-09fb-0172d3713461

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1881). Map of the states of California and Nevada Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b74ff8b0-3b75-0136-09fb-0172d3713461

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the states of California and Nevada