Maps of explorations and surveys for a railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, 1855

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Digital ID
map000011
Title
Maps of explorations and surveys for a railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, 1855
Alternative Title
Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; Route near the 41st parallel
Creator
Description
Map no. 1. From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake -- Map no. 2. From the Great Salt Lake to the Humboldt Mountains -- Map no. 3. From the Humboldt Mountains to the Mud Lakes -- Map no. 4. From the valley of the Mud Lakes to the Pacific Ocean. 'From explorations and surveys made under the direction of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, Secretary of War, by Capt. E.G. Beckwith, 3rd Artillery, E.G. Egloffstein, topographer for the route. 1855.' ''Selmar Siebert's Engraving & Printing Establishment, Washington, D.C.'
Contributor
Beckwith, E. G. (Edward Griffin), 1818-1881; Siebert, Selmar; United States. War Dept; Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889;
Source
Published by the War Dept. Scale 1:760,320. 12 miles to 1 in. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
Accession Number
G4051.P3 1855 .E553
Original Date
1855
Alternative Date
1855
Subject (LCSH)
DC Type
Still Image
Genre (LC TGM)
Maps
Is Part of
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Rights
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Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Digital Collection
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Master File Format
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