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Lewis, Samuel, Arrowsmith, A …
Louisiana.
1804
World Atlas
Authors Lewis, Samuel, Arrowsmith, Aaron
Full Title Louisiana. Drawn by S. Lewis. Tanner sc. (Published by John Conrad & Co., Philadelphia. 1804)
Note Engraved map, uncolored. Relief shown by hachures. Covers the western U.S. and much of Canada and northern Mexico. Shows settlements, Indian tribes, rivers, etc. Prime meridians: Philadelphia and London.
Lewis, Samuel, Arrowsmith, A …
Louisiana.
1812
World Atlas
Authors Lewis, Samuel, Arrowsmith, Aaron
Full Title Louisiana. Drawn by S. Lewis. Tanner sc. (Boston: Published by Thomas & Andrews. 1812)
Note Engraved map, uncolored. Relief shown by hachures. Covers the western U.S. and much of Canada and northern Mexico. Shows settlements, Indian tribes, rivers, etc. Prime meridians: Philadelphia and London.
Abbot, Henry L., Humphreys, …
Profiles, main routes survey …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Abbot, Henry L., Humphreys, A.A., Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title Profiles of the main routes surveyed, compiled in 1855, by Lieutenants G.K. Warren & H.L. Abbot, Corps Topl. Engineers, with revisions and additional compilations from the results of subsequent examinations and surveys. Prepared in the Office of Pacific Rail Road Explorations and Surveys. Captain A.A. Humphreys, Corps Topl. Engineers, in charge, by direction of Hon. Jefferson Davis, Secretary of War. 1856. Explorations and Surveys for the Rail Road Routes from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, War Department. (with) Profiles of rail roads constructed across the Alleghany mountains.
Note Uncolored map profiles with inset profile. Printed on 2 sheets, joined as 1.
Bonneville, Benjamin Louis E …
Reduced section, territory w …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Bonneville, Benjamin Louis Eulalie de, Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title Reduced map of the territory west of the Rocky Mountains. By Capt. B.L.E. Bonneville, U.S.A. 1837. Lith of J. Bien, 60 Fulton St., N.Y. U.S. Pacific R.R. Exp. & Surveys. Lt. Warren's Memoir Plate IV. (1861)
Note Lithographed map. Relief shown by hachures.
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Title Page: Reports, explora …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title (Title Page to) Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad From the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of War, In 1853-56, According to Acts of Congress of March 3, 1853, May 31, 1854, and August 5, 1854. Volume XI. Washington: George W. Bowman, Printer. 1861. 36th Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc.
Note This Quarto issue of the report is the House issue, except for volume XI which is the Senate issue. W. Heckrotte has an unusual copy of the Warren U.S. map found in this report. It is dissected on linen and is an earlier version of the map published with the Quarto report. It has 40 authorities vs. 42 in the quarto issue map, shorter note to left of authorities, lots of plate differences, especially: nothing in Owyhee area, differences in N.M., Calif., etc. Looks like someone asked for the map before it was finished -see the Lack of ocean lines in the top half south of Gray's Harbor. In 13 volumes. Bound in full leather with "Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad to the Pacific Ocean" and the volume number on the spine in gold.
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Title Page: Topographical ma …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title (Title Page to) Topographical maps, profiles, and sketches to illustrate the various Reports of Surveys for railroad routes from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Washington, D.C., 1861.
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Reduced section, sketch, W. …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title Reduced section of a sketch of the western part of the continent of North America between latitudes 35 (degrees) and 52 (degrees) Nth. 1818. Lith of J. Bien, 60 Fulton St., N.Y. U.S. Pacific R.R. Exp. & Surveys. Lt. Warren's Memoir Plate II. (1861)
Note Lithographed map. Relief shown by hachures.
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Reduced section, map of Nort …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title Reduced section of map of North America including all the recent geographical discoveries. 1826. Lith of J. Bien, 60 Fulton St., N.Y. U.S. Pacific R.R. Exp. & Surveys. Lt. Warren's Memoir Plate III. (1861)
Note Lithographed map. Relief shown by hachures.
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Cover: Reports of Exploratio …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title (Covers to) Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad From the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of War, In 1853-56, According to Acts of Congress of March 3, 1853, May 31, 1854, and August 5, 1854. Volume XI. Washington: George W. Bowman, Printer. 1861. 36th Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc.
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Contents: Reports of explora …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title (Contents Page to) Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad From the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of War, In 1853-56, According to Acts of Congress of March 3, 1853, May 31, 1854, and August 5, 1854. Volume XI. Washington: George W. Bowman, Printer. 1861. 36th Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc.
Note "Contents of volume XI."
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Title Page: Memoir to accomp …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title (Title Page to) Memoir to accompany the Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, giving a brief account of each of the exploring expeditions since A.D. 1800, with a detailed description of the method adopted in compiling the general map. By Lieut. Gouverneur K. Warren, Corps of Topographical Engineers, U.S.A. 1859.
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Contents: Memoir to accompan …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title (Contents Page to) Memoir to accompany the Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, giving a brief account of each of the exploring expeditions since A.D. 1800, with a detailed description of the method adopted in compiling the general map. By Lieut. Gouverneur K. Warren, Corps of Topographical Engineers, U.S.A. 1859.
Note "List of illustrations."
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Contents: Topographical maps …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title (Contents Page to) Topographical maps, profiles, and sketches to illustrate the various Reports of Surveys for railroad routes from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Washington, D.C., 1861.
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Contents: Topographical maps …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882
Full Title (Contents Page to) Topographical maps, profiles, and sketches to illustrate the various Reports of Surveys for railroad routes from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Washington, D.C., 1861.
United States. Army. Corps o …
Sketch, surveys of the publi …
1889
Exploration Book
Authors United States. Army. Corps of Engineers, Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Sketch indicating the advancement of the surveys of the public lands and the military topographical and geographical surveys west of the Mississippi. Prepared under the direction of 1st. Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers U.S. Army. 1879. (1889)
Note Color lithographed map. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows railroad surveys, Indian and military reservations, etc. Printed on 2 sheets, joined.
Pacific Railroad Survey, War …
Reduced section, general map …
1861
Exploration Book
Authors Pacific Railroad Survey, Warren, Gouverneur Kemble, 1830-1882, Winterbotham, W.
Full Title Reduced section of a general map of North America. Drawn from the best surveys. 1795. To accompany Winterbotham's History. Published by John Reid, New York. Lith of J. Bien, 60 Fulton St., N.Y. U.S. Pacific R.R. Exp. & Surveys. Lt. Warren's Memoir Plate I. (1861)
Note Lithographed map. Relief shown pictorially.
Arrowsmith, John
Mexico.
1832
World Atlas
Authors Arrowsmith, John
Full Title Mexico, by J. Arrowsmith. (with) Mexico, shewing the connection with the ports of Acapulco, Vera Cruz & Tampico. London, pubd. 15 Feby. 1832 by J. Arrowsmith, 35 Essex Street, Strand.
Note Engraved map. Hand colored boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Shows states and provinces, roads, Indian tribes, etc.
Society for the Diffusion of …
Texas, Calif., N. Mexico.
1842
World Atlas
Authors Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain)
Full Title Central America II. Texas, California and the northern states of Mexico. Published under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. J. & C. Walker sculpt. Published by Chapman & Hall, 186 Strand, 15th. Oct. 1842. (1844)
Note Engraved map. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Boundaries hand col. Covers northern Mexico and southwestern U.S., not Central America.
Southern Pacific Company
Cover: California, Texas, Me …
1892
Timetable Map
Authors Southern Pacific Company
Full Title (Covers to:) California, Texas, Mexico And Arizona Southern Pacific Co. "Sunset route" from New Orleans to the Pacific Coast ... January, 1892. American Bank Note Co., N.Y.
Note Self wrapper cover in color, illustrated.
Southern Pacific Company
California, Texas, Mexico an …
1892
Timetable Map
Authors Southern Pacific Company
Full Title California, Texas, Mexico And Arizona Southern Pacific Co. "Sunset route" from New Orleans to the Pacific Coast ... January, 1892. American Bank Note Co., N.Y.
Note Timetables and travel information (20 p.) including self wrapper cover in color, illustrated. Folded to 21 x 10 cm.
Southern Pacific Company
Railway, steamship lines, So …
1892
Timetable Map
Authors Southern Pacific Company
Full Title Correct map of the railway & steamship lines operated by the Southern Pacific Company [United States and Mexico]. Poole Bros., Map Engravers, Chicago. (inset) County map of Texas showing the Atlantic System of the Southern Pacific Company. (inset) San Francisco, California. (inset) Los Angeles, California. (inset) New Orleans. (inset) San Antonio, Texas.
Note Col. map with 5 insets. Relief shown by hachures. Shows connecting steamship routes from New York to New Orleans. Text descriptions of California and Texas. Interior view of Sleeping Car.
Stieler, Adolf
Composite: Vereinigten Staat …
1875
World Atlas
Authors Stieler, Adolf
Full Title (Composite of) Die Vereinigten Staaten von Nord-Amerika in 6 Blattern im Maassstabe von 1:3.700.000. Von A. Petermann. Bearbeitet v. H. Habenicht. Gest v. Eberhardt, Kuhn, Metzeroth & Weiler. Gotha: Justus Perthes. 1873.
Note The United States in 6 sheets in outline color. Northern Mexico and southern Canada also included. Includes 4 inset maps.
Brue, Adrien Hubert, 1786-18 …
Amerique Septentrionale 3.
1815
World Atlas
Authors Brue, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832
Full Title Carte encyprotype de l'Amerique Septentrionale, dediee et presentee a Monsieur. Par H. Brue, Ingenieur-Geographe de S.A. Royale. 1ere feuille. Dirige par H. Brue. A Paris, Chez Desray ... (et) J. Goujon ..., 1815.
Note Engraved map. Outline hand col. Amerique Septentrionale 3e. feuille (SW sheet). Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Paris. "Atlas universel no. (29)."
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy …
Text Page: Yellowstone Natl. …
1901
Pocket Map
Authors Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company, Northern Pacific Railroad Company
Full Title (Text Page to) Burlington Route - Northern Pacific Railway. Yellowstone National Park. Copyrighted, 1898, by Poole Bros., Chicago ... (1901)
Note Includes text, illustrations, distance chart, statistical table, list of agents, and map: Map of Burlington Route and connecting lines "4-1-'01"
Bartholomew, J. G. (John Geo …
United States - western sect …
1922
World Atlas
Authors Bartholomew, J. G. (John George), 1860-1920, John Bartholomew & Co.
Full Title United States - western section. (with) The Yosemite Valley. The Edinburgh Geographical Institute, John Bartholomew & Co. "The Times" atlas. (London: The Times, 1922)
Note Col. map. Relief shown by hypsometric tints and spot heights, depths by bathymetric tints. Shows shipping routes with distances, etc. Yosemite Valley inset at 1:250,000 scale with relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
Bartholomew, J. G. (John Geo …
Composite: United States.
1922
World Atlas
Authors Bartholomew, J. G. (John George), 1860-1920, John Bartholomew & Co.
Full Title (Composite of) United States ... section. The Edinburgh Geographical Institute, John Bartholomew & Co. "The Times" atlas. (London: The Times, 1922)
Note Composite of 3 col. maps. Relief shown by hypsometric tints and spot heights, depths by bathymetric tints. Shows shipping routes with distances, etc. Includes insets. Contents: Pl. 90. Eastern section -- Pl. 91. Central section -- Pl. 92. Western section.
Pinkerton, John, 1758-1826
Spanish dominions in North A …
1811
World Atlas
Authors Pinkerton, John, 1758-1826
Full Title Spanish dominions in North America, northern part. Drawn under the direction of Mr. Pinkerton by L. Hebert. Neele sculpt. 352 Strand. London: published Novr. 1, 1811, by Cadell & Davies, Strand & Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & Brown, Paternoster Row.
Note Engraved map. Full hand col. Shows mines, farms, station of muleteers, garrisons or military posts, tribes, etc. Relief shown by hachures. "Pinkerton's modern atlas."
Andree, Richard, Times (Lond …
United States W., NE.
1895
World Atlas
Authors Andree, Richard, Times (London, England)
Full Title United States, western. United States, north-eastern. (with Environs of New York City. Published at the office of "The Times," London, 1895)
Note Two color maps with inset. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Show settlements, railroads, canals, etc.
U.S. War Department, Topogra …
Map of the United States.
1850
Separate Map
Authors U.S. War Department, Topographical Engineers
Full Title Map Of The United States And Their Territories Between The Mississippi and the Pacific Ocean And Of Part of Mexico. Compiled in the Bureau of the Corps of Topogl. Engs. under a Resolution of the U.S. Senate. From the best authorities which could be obtained. 1850. Engraved by Sherman and Smith, New-York.
Note This was the best general map of the American West published by the Topographical Engineers until the Emory and Warren maps of 1857. Wheat calls it "beautiful... a synthesis of the many and varied cartographic activities of the U.S. Army carried on in the West since the onset of the Mexican War, with numerous individual maps subjected to correction and enhanced by new data." A large and imposing production, the map shows the new political divisions of California, Utah and New Mexico and is engraved in the best style by the well known Sherman and Smith firm of New York. Map is without color.
Arrowsmith, Aaron, Lewis, Sa …
Spanish dominions in North A …
1804
World Atlas
Authors Arrowsmith, Aaron, Lewis, Samuel
Full Title Spanish dominions in North America. From various authorities. (Published by John Conrad & Co., Philadelphia. 1804)
Note Engraved map, uncolored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows provinces, settlements, rivers, etc.
Arrowsmith, Aaron, Lewis, Sa …
Spanish dominions in North A …
1812
World Atlas
Authors Arrowsmith, Aaron, Lewis, Samuel
Full Title Spanish Dominions in North America. From various authorities. (Boston: Published by Thomas & Andrews. 1812)
Note Engraved map, uncolored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows provinces, settlements, rivers, etc.
Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914, U …
54. Areas irrigated 1889.
1898
Statistical Atlas
Authors Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914, United States. Census Office
Full Title 330. Location of areas irrigated in 1889. Julius Bien & Co. Lith., N.Y. (1898)
Note Color lithographed map.
Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914, U …
178. Arid states, 1899, 1889 …
1903
Statistical Atlas
Authors Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914, United States. Census Office
Full Title 1. Relative size of the eleven arid states and territories with proportion in public land, private ownership, farm area, improved land, and irrigated acreage: 1899. 2. Comparison of number of irrigators and area irrigated: 1899 and 1889. 3. Comparison of value of crops and cost of irrigation construction: 1899. 4. Average area of irrigated land on farms: 1899 and 1889. (Prepared under the supervision of Henry Gannett, Geographer of the Twelfth Census. United States Census Office, 1903). Julius Bien & Co., N.Y.
Note Four graphs. Lithographed.
Vandermaelen, Philippe, 1795 …
Composite: Western United St …
1827
World Atlas
Authors Vandermaelen, Philippe, 1795-1869
Full Title (Composite of) Amer. Sep. no. 31, 32, 33, 38, 39, 40, 46, 47, 48, 52, 53, 54, 55, 58, 59, 60. (Dresse par Ph. Vandermaelen, lithographie par H. Ode. Quatrieme partie. - Amer. sept. Bruxelles. 1827)
Note Composite of 16 hand col. lithographed maps. Relief shown pictorially, depths by soundings. Prime meridian: Paris. Covers western United States.
Lapie, Alexandre Emile, Lapi …
Mexique.
1829
World Atlas
Authors Lapie, Alexandre Emile, Lapie, M. (Pierre), 1779-1850
Full Title Carte des Etats-Unis du Mexique. (with) Carte du Guatemala ou Provinces-Unies de l'Amerique Centrale. Dressee par M. Lapie, 1er. Geographe du Roi et M. Lapie fils, Geographe de S.A.R.M. le Dauphin. Paris, 1829. Chez Eymery Fruger et Cie., Rue Mazarine No. 30. La gravure dirigee et executee par Lallemand.
Note Engraved map with inset. Outline hand color. Relief shown by hachures. Shows Indian tribes, settlements, roads, etc. Prime meridian: Paris.
Flemming, Carl, Berghaus, He …
Mexico, Mittel-America, Texa …
1855
World Atlas
Authors Flemming, Carl, Berghaus, Heinrich, Sohr, Karl
Full Title Mexico, Mittel-America, Texas. Lithographie, Druck u. Verlag von C. Flemming in Glogau. (1855)
Note Hand colored lithographed map. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Paris.
Letts, Son & Co.
U.S. Western.
1883
World Atlas
Authors Letts, Son & Co.
Full Title United States of North America, and part of Canada. Western sheet. (with) Sections of Central Pacific Railway, and proposed Canadian Pacific Railway. Letts's popular atlas. Letts, Son & Co. Limited, London. (1883)
Note Colored map with inset section. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows cities, railroads, rivers, etc. Inset map: Ireland on same scale.
Letts, Son & Co.
U.S. West, Mexico North.
1883
World Atlas
Authors Letts, Son & Co.
Full Title United States, West & Mexico, North. Letts's popular atlas. Letts, Son & Co. Limited, London. (1883)
Note Colored map. Relief shown by hachures. Shows cities, British consulates, lighthouses, roads, railroads, Indian tribes, rivers, etc.
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