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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Hayden, F.V.
Date:
1881
Short Title:
Triangulation Map of Colorado.
Publisher:
Department of The Interior. United States Geological and Geographical Surveys of the Territories.
Washington
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
57
Obj Width cm:
89
Scale 1:
760,320
Note:
Map without color. Map shows lines radiating from the many spots used for triangulation measurements. Railroad lines are also shown.
Reference:
P3707a.
State/Province:
Colorado
Subject:
Geology
Full Title:
Triangulation Map of Colorado. By J.T. Gardner and A.D. Wilson. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories, F.V. Hayden, U.S. Geologist in Charge. Sheet I.
List No:
4576.001
Series No:
4
Engraver or Printer:
Gardner, J.T.; Wilson, J.D.
Publication Author:
Hayden, F.V.
Pub Date:
1881
Pub Title:
Department Of The Interior. United States Geological And Geographical Surveys Of The Territories. Geological And Geographical Atlas Of Colorado And Portions Of Adjacent Territory By F.V. Hayden, U.S. Geologist In Charge. Corrected To Date And Printed In Accordance With An Act Of Congress Approved February 9th 1881. Julius Bien, Lith.
Pub Reference:
P3707a.
Pub Note:
The second edition, folowing the first edition of 1877. Julius Bien was the lithographer. The maps are very detailed and present the best mapping of Colorado at the time. The maps have been updated to show completed and projected railroads. However, there are no changes to the topography from the first edition. Geology maps in full printed color. Atlas is bound into brown cloth covers stamped with the title "Geological And Geographical Atlas Of Colorado And Portions Of Adjacent Territory. Hayden." in gold.
Pub List No:
4576.000
Pub Type:
State Atlas
Pub Maps:
20
Pub Height cm:
69
Pub Width cm:
52
Image No:
4576001
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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