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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Wheeler, G.M.
Date:
1869
Short Title:
Topography Of Southern & Southeastern Nevada.
Publisher:
U.S.
Washington
Type:
Separate Map
Obj Height cm:
93
Obj Width cm:
50
Scale 1:
760,320
Note:
1st Wheeler map, done before 100th Mer. Survey. Streeter: "Since Wheeler's exploration was in part over country never before mapped, this as far as I know, is the foundation map for southern Nevada." Above the neat line reads "Reconnaissance Maps. Department Of California." Unfolded separate issue. Outline color by county.
Reference:
Wheat 1218; Streeter 2353.
State/Province:
Nevada; Utah
Subject:
U.S. War Dept.
Full Title:
Map showing Detailed Topography Of The Country Traversed by the Reconnaissance Expedition through Southern & Southeastern Nevada in charge of Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler U.S. Engineers. Assisted by Lieut. O.W. Lockwood Corps Of Engineers U.S.A. 1869. P.W. Hamel Chief Topographer And Draughtsman. Photolith. by the N.Y. Lithg. Engrg. & Prtg. Co. 16 & 18 Park Place.
List No:
2739.000
Series No:
1
Engraver or Printer:
Hamel, P.W.; N.Y. Lithographing, Engraving & Printing Co.
Publication Author:
Wheeler, G.M.
Pub Date:
1869
Pub Title:
Map showing Detailed Topography Of The Country Traversed by the Reconnaissance Expedition through Southern & Southeastern Nevada in charge of Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler U.S. Engineers. Assisted by Lieut. O.W. Lockwood Corps Of Engineers U.S.A. 1869. P.W. Hamel Chief Topographer And Draughtsman. Photolith. by the N.Y. Lithg. Engrg. & Prtg. Co. 16 & 18 Park Place.
Pub Reference:
Wheat 1218; Streeter 2353.
Pub Note:
1st Wheeler map, done before 100th Mer. Survey. Streeter: "Since Wheeler's exploration was in part over country never before mapped, this as far as I know, is the foundation map for southern Nevada." Above the neat line reads "Reconnaissance Maps. Department Of California." Unfolded separate issue. Outline color by county.
Pub List No:
2739.000
Pub Type:
Separate Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
93
Pub Width cm:
50
Image No:
2739000
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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