Hand-drawn map of the Mormon Fort and Las Vegas Valley from a letter by John Steele to Brigham Young, circa 1855

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Digital ID
map000201
Title
Hand-drawn map of the Mormon Fort and Las Vegas Valley from a letter by John Steele to Brigham Young, circa 1855
Individual Creator
Description
Hand-drawn map showing area around the Mormon Fort in Las Vegas, Nevada, circa 1855. Handwritten in lower right: 'To President George A. Smith. This is drawn not according to any particular rule being my first attempt at drawing but it may serve to give you an idea of the Las Vegas. John Steele.'
Source
"Copy print of material in LDS Archives." Scale not given.
Accession Number
0014 0012 (Fred and Maurine Wilson Photograph Collection)
Original Collection
Original Date
1850; 1851; 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857; 1858; 1859
Alternative Date
Circa 1855
Geographic Feature (TGN)
City
State/Province
Country
United States
Subject (LCSH)
DC Type
Still Image
Genre (LC TGM)
Maps
Is Part of
http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/dig,9
Rights
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Format
image/tif;
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Digital Collection
Conversion Specifications
This file is derived from a high-resolution (600 dpi, 24-bit) uncompressed TIFF image that was scanned from the original using an Epson Expression 10000XL scanner, default color configuration, using Epson Scan Ver. 2.94A software. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Master File Format
image/tiff

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