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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Wheeler, G.M.
Date:
1876
Short Title:
61C. S.W. Colorado, San Juan Mining Region.
Publisher:
U.S.
Washington
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
45
Obj Width cm:
50
Scale 1:
126,720
Note:
Same base map as P1281-96. In reddish brown and green contours with drainage in blue and the highest peaks in hachures.
Reference:
P1281-97.
State/Province:
Colorado
Full Title:
S.W. Colorado, San Juan Mining Region. Atlas Sheet 61 (C.). Louis Nell, Del. Expeditions of 1874 and 1875 under the Command of 1st. Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army. Executive Officer and Field Astronomer: 1st. Lieut. W.L. Marshall, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army. Topographical Assistants: Louis Nell and J.C. Spiller. U.S. Geographical Surveys West Of The 100th Meridian (1876?)
List No:
2738.055
Series No:
62
Engraver or Printer:
Marshall, W.L.; Nell, Louis; Spiller, J.C.
Publication Author:
Wheeler, G.M.
Pub Date:
1876
Pub Title:
Topographical Atlas Projected To Illustrate United States Geographical Surveys West Of The 100th Meridian Of Longitude Prosecuted In Accordance With Acts Of Congress Under The Authority Of The Honorable The Secretary Of War, And The Direction Of Brig. Genl. A.A. Humphreys, Chief Of Engineers, U.S. Army. Embracing Results Of the Different Expeditions Under The Command Of 1st Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps Of Engineers. Julius Bien, lith. (with) Geological Atlas Projected To Illustrate Geographical Explorations And Surveys West Of The 100th Meridian Of Longitude ... Julius Bien, lith. (1876-1881)
Pub Reference:
P1281.
Pub Note:
A collection of 135 Topographical and Geological Atlas sheets. An almost complete collection of all the Wheeler survey maps originally owned by the Salt Lake Mining Institute. I have since added maps to make it nearly a complete set, following the listing in P1281 (which lists 179 sheets). Many of the sheets in the original Salt Lake Mining Institute set have the signature of Ovando Hollister, an important figure in western mining history.
Pub List No:
2738.000
Pub Type:
National Atlas
Pub Maps:
112
Pub Height cm:
49
Pub Width cm:
61
Image No:
2738055
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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S.W. Colorado, San Juan Mining Region. Atlas Sheet 61 (C.). Louis Nell, Del. Expedit…