Map of public surveys in California : to accompany report of Surveyor Genl.

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Title
Map of public surveys in California : to accompany report of Surveyor Genl.
Names
United States. Surveyor General (Creator)
Hays, John Coffee, 1817-1883 (Associated name)
P.S. Duval & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Congress
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5439
Topics
Public lands -- California
Marshes -- California
Marshes
Public lands
California
California -- Surveys
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Surveyor General's Office, San Francisco, California, Sept. 28th 1854, approved [signed] John C. Hays, U.S. Sur. Genl. Cal."
Citation/reference: Congressional information service. CIS U.S. serial set index. Pt. 14, Index and carto-bibliography of maps, entry 748 ( 33- 2) H.doc. 1, map 13 ; Wheat, Carl I. Maps of the California gold region, 1848-1857, 259 ; New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 254, column 2, no. 2
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 51 x 117 cm, on sheet 53 x 123 cm
Description
Shows drainage, townships, cities, towns, marshland, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Includes explanation. "Sen. Ex. no. 1, 2nd Sess., 33d Cong."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 702661110
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644246
Folder number: US036.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 52ed1340-faea-0135-d7ac-279c4071a638
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1854: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dbc05820-2480-0136-76d3-09fc0892dac4

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, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dbc05820-2480-0136-76d3-09fc0892dac4

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Map of public surveys in California Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dbc05820-2480-0136-76d3-09fc0892dac4

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of public surveys in California