Geological section along the Tejon Ravine : explored by Lieut. R.S. Williamson, Corps of Topl. Engrs., 1853 : from the Tulare Valley and the Tejon Depot Camp to Taheechaypah Prairie

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Title
Geological section along the Tejon Ravine : explored by Lieut. R.S. Williamson, Corps of Topl. Engrs., 1853 : from the Tulare Valley and the Tejon Depot Camp to Taheechaypah Prairie
Additional title: Geological section of the Sierra Nevada at the Canada de las Uvas
Names
United States. War Department. Office of P.R.R. Surveys (Publisher)
Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton), 1824-1882 (Creator)
Blake, William P. (William Phipps), 1826-1910 (Surveyor)
Ackerman Lithr. (Lithographer)
United States. War Department. Office of P.R.R. Surveys (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1853 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: War Dept., U.S. Pacific Rail Road Explorations & Surveys
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5447
Topics
Geology -- California
Pacific railroads -- Explorations and surveys
California -- Surveys
California -- Discovery and exploration
Genres
Maps
Geological cross-sections
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Prepared in the Office of Pacific Rail Road Explorations & Surveys by William P. Blake. Geological section of the Sierra Nevada at the Canada de las Uvas : explored by Lieut. R.S. Williamson, Corps of Topl. Engrs., 1853 / prepared in the Office of Pacific Rail Road Explorations & Surveys by William P. Blake.
Content: "Section 6, sheet IV"--Upper right margin.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 4, page 440, column 1, no. 4
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 2 sections on 1 sheet ; each 12 x 94 cm, on sheet 28 x 97 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1023865089
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644254
Folder number: US036.2.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b802a920-fafc-0135-289a-29b84130fde4
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Geological section along the Tejon Ravine