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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Nicholson, W. L.; United States. Post Office Dept.
Date:
1885
Short Title:
Post route map of the Territory of Dakota.
Publisher:
Post Office Dept.
Washington
Type:
Case Map
Obj Height cm:
140
Obj Width cm:
105
Scale 1:
633,600
Note:
1st edition was 1879. Large scale. Outline color. Dissected into 24 sections and folded into brown cloth end sheets 25x28 with a label reading "Post Route Map Of The Territory Of Dakota." Map is protected in a new brown cloth folding case 26x29 with "Post Route Map Of Dakota 1885" stamped in gold on the spine.
Reference:
Karrow 10-0212.; cf Phillips Maps, p. 258 (1881 ed.)
State/Province:
North Dakota; South Dakota
Subject:
Postal
Full Title:
Post route map of the Territory of Dakota with adjacent parts of Montana, Wyoming, Nebraska, Iowa and Minnesota and portions of the Dominion of Canada showing post offices with the intermediate distances and mail routes in operation on the 1st of December 1885. Published by order of Postmaster General William F. Vilas under the direction W.L. Nicholson, Topographer P.O. Dept. The first edition was issued in 1879. Note: The Service on this diagram brought up to date of Dec. 1st 1885. (seal) Post Office Department United States of America. "With celerity, certainty and security".
List No:
2246.001
Series No:
2
Publication Author:
Nicholson, W. L.; United States. Post Office Dept.
Pub Date:
1884
Pub Title:
(Covers to) Post route map of the Territory of Dakota with adjacent parts of Montana, Wyoming, Nebraska, Iowa and Minnesota and portions of the Dominion of Canada showing post offices with the intermediate distances and mail routes in operation on the 1st of December 1885. Published by order of Postmaster General William F. Vilas under the direction W.L. Nicholson, Topographer P.O. Dept. The first edition was issued in 1879. Note: The Service on this diagram brought up to date of Dec. 1st 1885. (seal) Post Office Department United States of America. "With celerity, certainty and security".
Pub Reference:
Karrow 10-0212.; cf Phillips Maps, p. 258 (1881 ed.)
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
2246.000
Pub Type:
Case Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
140
Pub Width cm:
105
Image No:
2246001
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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