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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Hitchcock, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1836-1919; United States. Census Office; Walker, Francis Amasa, 1840-1897
Date:
1874
Short Title:
Coal fields US.
Publisher:
U.S.
Washington
Type:
Atlas Map
Obj Height cm:
53
Obj Width cm:
76
Scale 1:
3,300,000
Note:
Hand colored lithographed map. Shows formations beneath the coal measures, lower coal measures, upper coal measures, anthracite basins, Triassic coal and alluvium.
Reference:
Marcou, 69.
Country:
United States
State/Province:
Pennsylvania
Subject:
Mining; Statistical
Full Title:
Map of the coal fields of the United States, compiled from state reports and data specially furnished by Prof. W.B. Rogers, E.T. Cox, A.H. Worthen, S.S. Lyon, Richard Owen, A.B. Roessler, R.P. Rothwell, Jas. MacFarlane, G.C. Swallow and W.C. Kerr, by Charles Hitchcock. To which are added the statistics of coal product for the years ending June 1st compiled from the statistics of industry, ninth census, 1870 by Francis A. Walker. (with) Map of the first and second anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania. (Julius Bien, Lith., 1874)
List No:
3566.009
Page No:
XI-XII
Series No:
12
Engraver or Printer:
Bien, Julius
Publication Author:
United States. Census Office; Walker, Francis Amasa, 1840-1897
Pub Date:
1874
Pub Title:
Statistical atlas of the United States based on the results of the ninth census 1870 with contributions from many eminent men of science and several departments of the government. Compiled under authority of Congress by Francis A. Walker, M.A., Superintendent of the 9th Census, professor of political economy and history, Sheffield Scientific School of Yale College. Julius Bien, Lith., 1874.
Pub Reference:
Phillips, 1330; Phillips. Maps of America, p. 919; LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 407.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
3566.000
Pub Type:
Statistical Atlas
Pub Maps:
38
Pub Height cm:
56
Pub Width cm:
43
Image No:
3566009
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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