Map of North Carolina
NamesKerr, Washington Caruthers, 1827-1885 (Creator)Guyot, A. (Arnold), 1807-1884 (Creator)Cain, Wm. (William), 1847-1930 (Creator)North Carolina. Board of Agriculture (Creator)U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (Creator)North Carolina Geological Survey (1883-1905) (Publisher)Julius Bien & Co. (Lithographer)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1882 (Inferred)Place: Raleigh, N.C.?Publisher: Geological Survey of North Carolina
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 17-5023
TopicsNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina -- Administrative and political divisions
NotesStatement of responsibility: By W.C. Kerr, State geologist ; assisted by Capt. Wm. Cain, C.E.Statement of responsibility: "Published under the authority of the State Board of Agriculture."Content: "Constructed from original surveys and triangulations of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, of Prof. Guyot, of the state geologist, and of the U.S. engineers; and embodying the surveys made by the state from 1820 to date, of swamp lands, rail roads, rivers, canals and turnpikes; & also the surveys made by R.R., plank road, and other corporations, to date; and numerous county and land surveys."Statement of responsibility: In upper margin: Geological survey of North Carolina; W.C. Kerr, State Geologist.Statement of responsibility: "The map of a large part of the mountain region was plotted to scale, from his own triangulations, and furnished to hand, by Prof. A. Guyot ..."Content: Dedication: This map is respectfully inscribed to Governor Thomas J. Jarvis, without whose appreciation and support the work would not have been completed.Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1882 by W.C. Kerr in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington."Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map : hand colored ; 55 x 141 cm, on sheet 60 x 147 cmOriginally folded to 22 x 14 cm
DescriptionRelief shown by shading and spot heights. Includes population chart, statistics, and cartographic note.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 25198032NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646061Folder number: US185.2.04Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ebc65960-3fd4-0135-6c61-536e1487789d
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