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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Date:
1893
Short Title:
4. Springfield sheet.
Publisher:
for sale by the State Librarian
Hartford, Conn.
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
49
Obj Width cm:
34
Scale 1:
62,500
Note:
Col. topographic map showing settlements, township boundaries, roads, railroads, streams, buildings, etc. Relief shown by contours and spot heights.
State/Province:
Connecticut; Massachusetts
County:
Hampden County (Mass.); Hartford County (Mass.)
Full Title:
No. 4. Massachusetts-Connec ticut. Springfield sheet. U.S. Geological Survey, J.W. Powell, Director. State of Connecticut ... State of Massachusetts ... commissioners. Henry Gannett, Chief Geographer. Marcus Baker, Geographer in charge. Triangulation by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey and Borden surveys. Topography by C.C. Bassett and C. Arrick, under direction of W.D. Johnson and S.H. Bodfish. Surveyed in 1886 and 1887. (1893)
List No:
1084.004
Page No:
no. 4
Series No:
7
Engraver or Printer:
Arrick, C.; Baker, Marcus; Bassett, C. C.; Bodfish, S. H.; Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914; Johnson, Willard D.; U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Publication Author:
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Pub Date:
1893
Pub Title:
Topographical atlas of the state of Connecticut by the United States Geological Survey in co-operation with the state. 1893. U.S. Geological Survey, J.W. Powell, Director. State of Connecticut, commissioners: William H. Brewer, James H. Chapin, John W. Bacon. For sale by the State Librarian, Hartford Conn., under the direction of the commissioners.
Pub Reference:
Phillips, 11696; LeGear. Atlases of the United States, L546
Pub Note:
One of only 3 state atlases made by the USGS (the others being Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, our #2883 and #4834). Maps have survey dates 1886-1891. Water and contour lines printed in color. Atlas is bound in dark brown cloth covered boards with "Topographical atlas of Connecticut" stamped in gilt on leather label. Another ed. has maps dated 1892-1906, reprinted 1911-1918 (LeGear L3985).
Pub List No:
1084.000
Pub Type:
State Atlas
Pub Maps:
33
Pub Height cm:
53
Pub Width cm:
44
Image No:
1084004
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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