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Thayer's Map Of Colorado.
1882
Pocket Map
Authors Thayer, H. L., U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Thayer's map of Colorado. Published by H.L. Thayer, Denver, Col. 1882. Note. From surveys of the General Land Office, used by permission, revised & corrected to date by the publisher. Photo lith. & print. by Julius Bien & Co., 16 & 18 Park Place, N.Y.
Note This is a restrike of the 1881 GLO Map of Colorado, hand colored in outline, with some additions, particularly the showing of the large land office districts (Leadville, Central City, Pueblo, Denver, Lake City, and Del Norte). In embossed brown cloth covers 15x10 with title stamped in gilt "Thayer's Map Of Colorado. One Dollar." Ads for Thayer's maps on the inside front cover, including the large GLO U.S. map ("the best United States map ever offered to the public") Relief shown by hachures. Shows counties, settlements, Indian reservations, Military reservations, private grants, railroad land grants, railroads, U.S. Public Land Survey System townships, etc. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Thayer, H. L., U.S. General …
Cover: Thayer's map of Color …
1882
Pocket Map
Authors Thayer, H. L., U.S. General Land Office
Full Title (Covers to) Thayer's map of Colorado. Published by H.L. Thayer, Denver, Col. 1882. Note. From surveys of the General Land Office, used by permission, revised & corrected to date by the publisher. Photo lith. & print. by Julius Bien & Co., 16 & 18 Park Place, N.Y.
Note Embossed brown cloth covers 15x10 with title stamped in gilt "Thayer's Map Of Colorado. One Dollar."
Thayer, H. L., U.S. General …
Cover: Thayer's map of Color …
1882
Pocket Map
Authors Thayer, H. L., U.S. General Land Office
Full Title (Inside covers to) Thayer's map of Colorado. Published by H.L. Thayer, Denver, Col. 1882. Note. From surveys of the General Land Office, used by permission, revised & corrected to date by the publisher. Photo lith. & print. by Julius Bien & Co., 16 & 18 Park Place, N.Y.
Note Inside front cover. Ads for Thayer's maps on the inside front cover, including the large GLO U.S. map ("the best United States map ever offered to the public")
U.S. General Land Office
Territory Of New Mexico.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. Territory Of New Mexico. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Shows land grants. Printed color.
U.S. General Land Office
Territory Of Dakota.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. Territory Of Dakota. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Good detail on the Black Hills. Printed color.
U.S. General Land Office
Territory Of Arizona.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. Territory Of Arizona. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Good detail on the Grand Canyon. With printed full and outline color.
U.S. General Land Office
Territory Of Utah.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. Territory of Utah. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Good detail on the upper Colorado and Green Rivers. Printed color.
U.S. General Land Office
State Of Nebraska.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State Of Nebraska. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note With printed outline color by county, water printed in light blue.
U.S. General Land Office
State Of Oregon.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State Of Oregon. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note In printed color.
U.S. General Land Office
Title Page: Report, Commissi …
1867
Gov't Report Book
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title (Title Page to) Report of the Commissioner of General Land Office, for the Year 1867. Abridged and published by order of the Senate of the United States. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1867.
U.S. General Land Office
Map of the United States and …
1867
Gov't Report Book
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Map of the United States and Territories, Showing the extent of Public Surveys and other details. Constructed From the Plats and official sources of the General Land Office, Under the direction of the Hon. Jos. S. Wilson, Commissioner, by Joseph Gorlinski, Draughtsman, 1867. Julius Bien, N.Y. Department of the Interior General Land Office Oct. 15th 1867. Jos. S. Wilson, Commissioner.
Note Map accompanied the annual report of 1867. Map in full color by state. Map includes the township and range lines throughout the Midwest, south and west. Proposed surveys are indicated by dotted lines. An explanation at the lower left of the map includes symbols for gold, silver, copper, quicksilver, iron, tin, asphaltum, coal, and oil springs. Land offices are in bright red with the Surveyor Generals' Office in green. The report is bound with green linen and "Land Office Report. 1867. Abridgment" on the cover in gold.
U.S. General Land Office
State of Alabama.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Alabama. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed color with counties outlined in orange.
U.S. General Land Office
State of Illinois.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Illinois. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Counties outlined in printed color.
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State of Iowa.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Iowa. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed outline color for counties with rivers shown in green.
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State of Missouri.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Missouri. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed outline color for counties and green for the waterways.
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State of Ohio.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Ohio. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Counties in printed outline color with water shown in green.
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State of Wisconsin.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Wisconsin. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed color with counties outlined and Indian Reservations shaded.
U.S. General Land Office
State of Mississippi.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Mississippi. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed outline color.
U.S. General Land Office
State of Indiana.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Indiana. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed outline color.
U.S. General Land Office
State of Arkansas.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Arkansas. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed color with counties outlined.
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State of Michigan.
1878
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Michigan. 1878. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed color with counties outlined and Indian Reservations shaded.
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State Of California.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State Of California. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note 2 sheet map printed in color. The first GLO map of California in printed colors. Shows 529 private land grants.
U.S. General Land Office
Washington Territory.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. Washington Territory. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed in color, probably the first such.
U.S. General Land Office
Cover: Indian Territory.
1879
Pocket Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title (Covers to) Indian Territory. 1879. Department Of The Interior, General Land Office, J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman, G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place, N.Y.
U.S. General Land Office
Indian Territory.
1879
Pocket Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Indian Territory. 1879. Department Of The Interior, General Land Office, J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman, G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place, N.Y.
Note An unusual issue by Rand McNally, folded into their covers with paste down ad for their maps on the inside cover, but entirely the GLO map with no Rand McNally overprinting. Outline color. Folded into untitled black cloth covers 16.5x10.5.
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Territory Of Wyoming.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. Territory Of Wyoming. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note The second separately published GLO map of Wyoming, after the 1876 issue. Yellowstone National Park is shown with good detail. Printed color.
U.S. General Land Office
Territory Of Idaho.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. Territory Of Idaho. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed color, minimal detail in the interior of the territory.
U.S. General Land Office
State Of Nevada.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State Of Nevada. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed outline color, water in light blue.
U.S. General Land Office
State of Colorado.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Colorado. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed color with Rocky Mountains shown by hachures. Military and Indian reservations highlighted by color.
U.S. General Land Office
State of Louisiana.
1879
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office J.A. Williamson, Commissioner. State of Louisiana. 1879. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources by C. Roeser, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien 16 & 18 Park Place N.Y.
Note Printed color with counties in outline color.
U.S. General Land Office
Montana Territory.
1883
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office N.C. McFarland, Commissioner. Montana Territory. 1883. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office and other sources. G.P. Strum, Principal Draughtsman G.L.O. Photo lith & print by Julius Bien & Co. 139 Duane Str. N.Y.
Note Unfolded, separately issued. Shows the route of the Northern Pacific Railway, built and not built, through the state and the 40 mile limit of land grants to the Railroad Company - an enormous amount of granted land. Printed color.
U.S. General Land Office
Alaska.
1906
Separate Map
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Department Of The Interior General Land Office William A. Richards, Commissioner. Alaska. Compiled from the official Records of the General Land Office U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, Geological Survey, Canadian and other sources under the direction of Frank Bond, Chief of Drafting Division G.L.O. 1906. (with 4 inset maps).
Note The first GLO map of Alaska listed in Kelsay. With inset maps of the Aleutian Islands, Sitka, Juneau, and Nome. Printed color.
U.S. General Land Office
Cover: Maps accompanying Rep …
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title (Covers to) Maps accompanying Report of the commissioner of the General Land Office.
U.S. General Land Office
Contents: Maps accompanying …
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title (Contents to) Maps accompanying Report of the commissioner of the General Land Office.
Note Table of contents has title: List Of Maps, Showing The progress of public surveys accompanying the Annual Report of the General Land Office, dated October 2, 1866 ... First large colored state maps issued by GLO. Maps mounted on linen and bound in folio with "General Land Office Report. Maps." stamped in gilt on the spine. No text, which was issued separately. Outline color. David Rumsey Collection copy lacks cover title.
U.S. General Land Office
State of Ohio.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title State of Ohio. Department of Interior, General Land Office, October 2d 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. The Major & Knapp Eng. Mfg. & Lith. Co. 71 Broadway N.Y.
Note Map in color by county. Boundaries for the Ohio Company purchase, the Virginia Military land, the Symmes's purchase, and the Connecticut Reserve are delineated. The explanations for the Land Office and the completed railroads have been added in pen.
U.S. General Land Office
Indiana.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title A Diagram of the State of Indiana. Department of Interior, General Land Office, October 2d 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. The Major & Knapp Eng. Mfg. & Lith. Co. 71 Broadway N.Y.
Note Map in color by county. The legend includes the Land Offices and the completed railroads. A state rich in coal deposits, it is estimated that the area of the coal fields is 7,700 square miles.
U.S. General Land Office
Illinois.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Map of the State of Illinois. Department of Interior, General Land Office, October 2d 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. Bowen & Co. lith. Phila.
Note Map in outline color. Lead and copper regions are highlighted. It is noted that in one year more than 13,000,000 pounds of lead had been smelted.
U.S. General Land Office
Michigan.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Sketch of the Public Surveys in Michigan. To accompany the annual Report of the Commissioner, Genl. Land Office. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. Bowen & Co. lith. Philada. (with) inset map of Isle Royale.
Note Large map showing the Land Office, railroads, wagon roads, and the copper, iron and silver regions. In outline color.
U.S. General Land Office
Wisconsin.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Sketch of the Public Surveys in the State of Wisconsin. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. The Major & Knapp Eng. Mfg. & Lith. Co. 71 Broadway, N.Y.
Note Map in outline color. The "6 miles Limits" are shown in pink.
U.S. General Land Office
Minnesota.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Sketch of the Public Surveys in the State of Minnesota. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. The Major & Knapp Eng. Mfg. & Lith. Co. 71 Broadway, N.Y. Joseph Gorlinski Draughtsman, G.L.O.
Note In outline color. The "6 mile limits" are shown in pink. The seat of the Surveyor General's Office is shown in green.
U.S. General Land Office
Iowa.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Diagram of the Public Surveys in Iowa. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. No. 7.
Note In outline color. Iron, lead and coal regions are shown.
U.S. General Land Office
Dakota Territory
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Dakota Territory. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. The Major & Knapp Eng. Mfg. & Lith. Co. 71 Broadway, N.Y.
Note The territory is largely unsurveyed. Surveying has only been completed in a few townships right along the Missouri River. The map shows the treaty line of July 23, 1851.
U.S. General Land Office
Missouri.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title State of Missouri. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. No. 9. Bowen & Co. Lith. Phila.
Note In outline color. Topographical information is included in the note area.
U.S. General Land Office
Arkansas.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Map of Arkansas. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. No. 10.
Note Map in outline color. Coal regions are shown in gray.
U.S. General Land Office
Louisiana.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Map of Louisiana. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. No. 11. Joseph Gorlinski, Draughtsman, G.L.O.
Note Map in outline color.
U.S. General Land Office
Mississippi.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Sketch of the Public Surveys in the State of Mississippi. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. No. 12.
Note In outline color.
U.S. General Land Office
Alabama.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title State of Alabama. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. No. 13. Bowen & Co. lith. Philada.
Note In outline color. It is noted that the whole central region in underlaid with iron ore. Also found are coal and lead ore.
U.S. General Land Office
Florida.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Map of the State of Florida, Showing the Progress of the Surveys Accompanying Annual Report of the Commissioner Genl. Land Office. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. Lith. of J. Bien, 24 Vesey Street, N.Y. Sen Ex. Doc. No. 1, 2d. Sess: 36 Cong.
Note Map in outline color.
U.S. General Land Office
Kansas, Nebraska.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title (12) Map Showing the progress of the Public surveys in Kansas and Nebraska. 1866. Surveyor General's Office, Leavenworth, Kansas, August 25th, 1866. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. No. 15. Bowen & Co. lith. Philada.
Note In outline color with the land offices in pink and the surveyor general's office in green. The legend includes coal, lead, platina, marble, and salt lands.
U.S. General Land Office
Colorado Territory.
1866
National Atlas
Authors U.S. General Land Office
Full Title Map of Public Surveys in Colorado Territory. to accompany report of the Surr. Genl. 1866. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, October 2nd 1866. Jo. S. Wilson, Commissioner. The Major & Knapp Engraving, Manuf. & Lithographic Company, 71 Broadway, New York.
Note Map in outline color. The developed gold regions are highlighted in gold. It is noted that the dotted lines are for proposed surveys. Many of the townships have yet to be sectionalized.
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