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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Thompson, Thos. H.
Date:
1877
Short Title:
View of Washoe Corners and the Res. and Stock of H. Mecham.
Publisher:
Thos H. Thompson & Co.
Oakland
Type:
View
Obj Height cm:
31
Obj Width cm:
41
Note:
Views uncolored. Holly and Magoon are "Dealers in Plows, Farming Implements & Machinery. Agents for Schuttler Wagons & Buckeye Repairs & Mowers." The Washoe House can be identified in the View of Washoe Corners (middle right).
Reference:
P1465.
State/Province:
California
County:
Sonoma County (Calif.)
Subject:
Historical
Full Title:
View of Washoe Corners and the Res. and Stock of H. Mecham, and a portion of his Rancho. Petaluma, Sonoma Co., Cal. (with two inset views) Holly and Magoon (and) Washoe House. A Rickett, Proprietor.
List No:
2205.031
Page No:
71
Series No:
34
Publication Author:
Thompson, Thos. H.
Pub Date:
1877
Pub Title:
Historical Atlas Map Of Sonoma County, California. Compiled, Drawn and Published From Personal Examinations and actual Surveys By Thos. H. Thompson & Co. Oakland, Cala. 1877. Resolved, That having examined the proof-sheets of "Thompson's Atlas Map" of Sonoma County, we find the same to be correct and hereby adopt the same as the official map of the County, for township lines and road purposes ... Thos. Hunter Pr. Phila. N. Friend, Engr. Smith, Del.
Pub Reference:
P1465.
Pub Note:
First county atlas of Sonoma County. Thompson published county atlases in Illinois in the early 1870's with Lewis Everts; he came to California in the mid 1870's and over the next two decades published six California county atlases: Alameda, Solano, Tulare, Santa Clara, Fresno, and Sonoma. Bound in embossed half leather dark green cloth covered boards with "New Historical Atlas Of Sonoma County, California. Illustrated. Thos. H. Thompson & Co. 1877." stamped in gilt on the front cover and blind stamped on the back.
Pub List No:
2205.000
Pub Type:
County Atlas
Pub Maps:
15
Pub Height cm:
46
Pub Width cm:
40
Image No:
2205031
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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