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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Johnstone, E. McD.; Southern Pacific Company
Date:
1888
Short Title:
Climatic map of California.
Publisher:
Southern Pacific Company
San Francisco
Type:
Separate Map
Obj Height cm:
79
Obj Width cm:
22
Scale 1:
2,000,000
Note:
Second ed.; 1st ed. was 1887. Relief shown by hachures. Shows the different temperature zones of the state by use of color. Also used as a promotional broadside for the Southern Pacific Railroad. Above the map reads "If You Intend To Travel Take The "Sunset Route" Of The Southern Pacific Company."
Reference:
Vogdes p 206. Cf Rowell, J.C. List of printed maps of California, p. 11 (1887 ed.)
State/Province:
California
Subject:
Climate; Railroad
Full Title:
Climatic map of California. Published by the Southern Pacific Company. 1888. Compiled by E. McD. Johnstone, S.P. Co. From map prepared under the direction of Brig. Gen. H.C. Wright, Chief of Eng'rs. U.S.A. Lith H.S. Crocker & Co. S.F. Cal. Entered ... 1887, by the Southern Pacific Company ... Washington....
List No:
0941.000
Series No:
1
Engraver or Printer:
H.S. Crocker & Co.
Publication Author:
Johnstone, E. McD.; Southern Pacific Company
Pub Date:
1888
Pub Title:
Climatic Map Of California. Published By The Southern Pacific Company. 1888. Compiled by E. McD. Johnstone, S.P. Co. From Map Prepared Under The Direction Of Brig. Gen. H.C. Wright, Chief Of Eng'rs. U.S.A. Lith H.S. Crocker & Co. S.F. Cal. Entered ... 1887, by the Southern Pacific Company ... Washington....
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
0941.000
Pub Type:
Separate Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
79
Pub Width cm:
22
Image No:
0941000
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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