Map based on reconnaissance of the Zuñi, Little Colorado and Colorado Rivers in 1851 by U.S. Corps of Topographical Engineers

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Digital ID
map000115
Title
Map based on reconnaissance of the Zuñi, Little Colorado and Colorado Rivers in 1851 by U.S. Corps of Topographical Engineers
Alternative Title
Reconnaissance of the Zuñi, Little Colorado and Colorado Rivers
Creator
Description
Transcribed from the original: 'Made in 1851 under the direction of Col J.J. Abert, Chief of Corps Topographical Engineers, by BVT. Capt. L. Sitgreaves, T.E., assisted by Lieut. J.G. Parke, T.E., and Mr. M.H. Kern. Drawn by R.H. Kern, 1852.' 'Gila River from a reconnaissance by Maj. Emory, Topographical Engrs. Colorado River below Camp Yuma from a reconnaissance by Lt. Derby Topographical Engrs.' Shows Indian villages and forts. Upper right corner partially missing. Scale [ca. 1:650,000].
Contributor
Abert, John James, 1788-1863; Sitgreaves, Lorenzo, 1811-1888; Parke, John G.; Kern, M.H.; United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers;
Source
Scale of 10 miles to one inch.' 'Ackerman Lith.: 379 Broadway, N.Y.'
Accession Number
G4330 1851 .U55
Original Collection
Original Date
1852
Temporal Coverage
1851
Geographic Feature (TGN)
State/Province
Country
United States; Mexico;
Subject (LCSH)
DC Type
Still Image
Genre (LC TGM)
Maps
Language
en
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
Original material scanned on Contex Magnum XL 54 scanner, using EasyScan 7.1 software.
Master File Extent
7798 x 4382 pixels; 48.738 x 27.388 inches; 294,831,112 bytes
Master File Format
image/tiff;
Master Operating System
Microsoft Windows XP, Professional Version 2002, Service Pack 3
Master File Quality
24 bit color; 160 pixels per inch
Master File Creation Software
EasyScan 7.1

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