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73A. Land Classification Map Of Part Of Southern California. Wheeler, G.M. 1879

73A. Land Classification Map Of Part Of Southern California. / Wheeler, G.M. / 1879
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Full Title: Land Classification Map Of Part Of Southern California Atlas Sheet No. 73 (A). Issued June 30 1879. Weyss, Lang and Herman. Expeditions of 1875 & 1878 Under the Command of 1st. Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler. Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army. U.S. Geographical Surveys West Of The 100th Meridian.

Author: Wheeler, G.M.

Date: 1879

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Author: Wheeler, G.M.

Date: 1879

Short Title: 73A. Land Classification Map Of Part Of Southern California.

Publisher: Washington: U.S.

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 45

Object Width cm: 52

Scale 1: 253,440

Note: Full color land classification map using hachures as in P1281-136. Percentage of land classification noted. Bakersfield and the western part of the Mojave Desert shown.

Reference: P1281-137.

State / Province: California

Full Title: Land Classification Map Of Part Of Southern California Atlas Sheet No. 73 (A). Issued June 30 1879. Weyss, Lang and Herman. Expeditions of 1875 & 1878 Under the Command of 1st. Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler. Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army. U.S. Geographical Surveys West Of The 100th Meridian.

List No: 2738.084

Series No: 91

Engraver or Printer: Weyss, Lang & Herman

Published In: Topographical Atlas Projected To Illustrate United States Geographical Surveys West Of The 100th Meridian Of Longitude Prosecuted In Accordance With Acts Of Congress Under The Authority Of The Honorable The Secretary Of War, And The Direction Of Brig. Genl. A.A. Humphreys, Chief Of Engineers, U.S. Army. Embracing Results Of the Different Expeditions Under The Command Of 1st Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps Of Engineers. Julius Bien, lith. (with) Geological Atlas Projected To Illustrate Geographical Explorations And Surveys West Of The 100th Meridian Of Longitude ... Julius Bien, lith. (1876-1881)

Publication Author: Wheeler, G.M.

Publication Date: 1876

Publication Reference: P1281.

Publication Note: A collection of 135 Topographical and Geological Atlas sheets. An almost complete collection of all the Wheeler survey maps originally owned by the Salt Lake Mining Institute. I have since added maps to make it nearly a complete set, following the listing in P1281 (which lists 179 sheets). Many of the sheets in the original Salt Lake Mining Institute set have the signature of Ovando Hollister, an important figure in western mining history.

Publication List No: 2738.000

Publication Type: National Atlas

Publication Maps: 112

Publication Height cm: 49

Publication Width cm: 61

Image No: 2738084

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