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Gunnison, J.W.; Preuss, C.; …
Map of the Great Salt Lake.
Exploration Book
Author [Gunnison, J.W., Preuss, C., Stansbury, Howard]
Full Title Map of the Great Salt Lake And Adjacent Country in the Territory Of Utah. Surveyed in 1849 and 1850, under the orders of Col. J.J. Abert ... by Capt. Howard Stansbury ... aided by Lieut. J.W. Gunnison ... and Albert Carrington. Drawn By Lieut. Gunnison And Charles Preuss. Ackerman Lith. 379 Broadway N.Y.
List No 0950.001
Note One of the earliest, and most important government maps of the Great Salt Lake area. Wheat calls this map "a major production...for the Great Salt Lake itself the map was definitive...Scientific cartography for the Territory of Utah may be said to date from the appearance of this map." It is a stunning map, large in scope, and clearly shows the genius of Charles Preuss as a cartographer. Issued in a folder with the large Stansbury "Map of a Reconnoissance between Fort Leavenworth..." Bodies of water have light blue outline color.
Vancouver, George, 1757-1798
Cote NO, l'Amerique 6.
Chart Atlas
Author Vancouver, George, 1757-1798
Full Title Cote nord-ouest de l'Amerique. Reconnue par le Cape. Vancouver. VIe. partie, depuis 50045' (i.e. 59045') de latitude septle. et 219030' de longde., jusqu'a 59056' de late. et 21208' de longde. (with) Plan du Port Chalmers. Voyage de Vancouver. No. 9. (Paris: Depot-general de la Marine, 1828)
List No 0233.010
Note Engraved map. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures; depths by soundings. Covers the coast from Point Riou to Point Possession, Alaska. Shows vessels' tracks. Falk 1799-6: Prince William Sound-Turnagain arm area shown in great detail.
Bromley, George Washington; …
White Plains.
County Atlas
Full Title Village of White Plains. (From actual surveys and official records by G.W. Bromley & Co., Civil Engineers. Published by Geo. W. & Walter S. Bromley, 1881)
List No 1613.024
Note Hand colored map. Shows building footprints and construction (brick or stone and wood), major landowners, streets, railroad, etc.
Colton, G.W.
Hawaii, New Zealand, Fiji,To…
World Atlas
Author Colton, G.W.
Full Title Colton's Hawaiian Group or Sandwich Islands. New Zealand. Viti Group or Feejee (Fiji) Islands. Tonga or Friendly Is., Samoan or Navigators Is. Society Islands. Marquesas or Washington Is. Galapagos Islands. Surveyed by the U. S. Exploring Expedition, 1839-1841. Published By G. W & C. B. Colton & Co., No. 182 William St. New York.
List No 1550.108
Note Prime meridians are Greenwich and Washington D. C. Discovery dates and discoverer are noted on each map.
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