Road map of Hoover Dam and vicinity, circa 1949

Metadata

Digital ID
map000097
Title
Road map of Hoover Dam and vicinity, circa 1949
Alternative Title
Hoover Dam and vicinity
Creator
Description
'Cartography by W. C. Kainsinger, W.T. Taylor. Field mapping by K. R. Reed, G. Boyd. Typography by W. R. Williams.' 'Copyright by Automobile Club of Southern California. C-21351.' 'C-1352'--Panel. Index on verso. In lower right corner: 'Map number 1959.' Scale 1:415,210 (W 116°--W 114°/N 37°--N 35°). Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows mines, ranches and springs. Not the same as the 1948 edition of this map. Cartographers', field mappers', typographers' names are different, and 2 out of 3 numbers on maps are different. Probably after 1947 as Boulder Dam has been changed to Hoover Dam, but before 1950 as Las Vegas Bombing and Gunnery Range has not been changed to Nellis Air Force Base.
Contributor
Reed, K. R.; Boyd, G.; Williams, W. R.;
Source
Automobile Club of Southern California
Accession Number
G4352.M3 1949 .A87
Original Date
1947; 1948; 1949; 1950; 1951;
Alternative Date
Circa 1949
Geographic Feature (TGN)
State/Province
Country
United States;
Subject (LCSH)
DC Type
Still Image; Text;
Is Part of
http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/dig,9
Rights
Not to be reproduced without permission. To purchase copies of images and/or for copyright information, contact University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections at: http://www.library.unlv.edu/speccol/
Format
Image/jp2
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Digital Collection
Conversion Specifications
This file is derived from a high-resolution (300 dpi, 24-bit) uncompressed TIFF image that was scanned from the original using a Vidar TruScan Titan Atlas scanner, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Master File Format
image/tiff

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