Geological section from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean: along and near the route explored by Lieut. A.W. Whipple, Corp. of Topl. Engrs. near the parallel of 35° north latitude, 1853-1854

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Title
Geological section from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean: along and near the route explored by Lieut. A.W. Whipple, Corp. of Topl. Engrs. near the parallel of 35° north latitude, 1853-1854
Additional title: Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean
Names
Blake, William P. (William Phipps), 1826-1910 (Creator)
Marcou, Jules, 1824-1898 (Creator)
United States. War Department. Office of P.R.R. Surveys (Creator)
United States. Office of Explorations and Surveys (Creator)
A. Hoen & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854 (Questionable)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Pacific Rail Road Exps. & Surveys, War Department
Place: Balto.
Publisher: Lith. by A. Hoen & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-582
Topics
Geology -- West (U.S.) -- Charts, diagrams, etc
Genres
Maps
Geological cross-sections
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Prepared in the Office of Pacific Rail Road Explorations & Surveys, War Department, from notes & collections of the geologist of the expedition, Mr. Jules Marcou, by William P. Blake.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Covers strip from Los Angeles, Calif., to Helena, Ark.
Content: Section in 23 segments.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 section : color ; on sheet 73 x 102 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 954004301
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21045744
Other local Identifier: US028A.2
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 56da7d30-3a3c-0134-2ba3-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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  • : Place
  • 1826: Creator Born
  • 1854: Issued
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological section from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e75e6700-5e3e-0134-7a74-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological section from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e75e6700-5e3e-0134-7a74-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Geological section from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e75e6700-5e3e-0134-7a74-00505686a51c

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Geological section from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean