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Johnson's California, Territories of New Mexico and Utah (1862)
Johnson's California, Territories of New Mexico and Utah (1862)
TitleJohnson's California, Territories of New Mexico and Utah (1862)
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Call NumberG4300 1862 J646 (Special Collections)
CreatorJohnson, A.J (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Searchable Date1862
Original Date1862
Electronic Publication Date2005
Original PublisherJohnson and Ward
Electronic PublisherMary B. Ansari Map Library for the Special Collections Department
DescriptionScale [ca. 1:3, 041, 280]. 1 in. to approx. 48 miles (W 124--W 103/N 42--N 31); 1 map : 40 x 60 cm; Relief shown by hachures and spot heights; Hand colored; Decorative border; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington; Plates 54 & 55 from Johnson's New illustrated family atlas of the world, with descriptions geographical, statistical and historical... second of two editions published in New York in 1862; Shows routes in California and territories of New Mexico and Utah. Shows natural features, locations of Indian tribes, proposed railroad routes, routes of explorers, trails, county boundaries and populated places. Boundaries for Nevada & Utah still incorrect since the 1860 map. Long horizontal New Mexico. Gadsden Purchase line of June 20, 1854. AZ is southern third of NM and is subtitled "The Gadsden Ten Million Purchase of Mexico" and has gold, silver and copper mines. An excellent relatively low cost map of the American Southwest that shows forts with flags, explorer's tracks with dates, Indian locales, (pony express) mail route, railroads constructed or proposed. The Great American Desert is now called the Great Basin.
SubjectSouthwest, New -- Historical geography -- Maps
California -- Historical geography -- Maps
Nevada -- Historical geography -- Maps
Utah -- Historical geography -- Maps
Colorado -- Historical geography -- Maps
New Mexico -- Historical geography -- Maps
Resource TypeImage
Location DepictedCalifornia
Nevada
New Mexico
Utah
Southwest, New
Colorado
Permissions InformationNot to be reproduced without permission. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission information, please see http://www.knowledgecenter.unr.edu/specoll/photos.html
Contributing InstitutionUniversity of Nevada, Reno [owner]
Formatimage/jpeg2000; image/djvu; image/jpeg; image/tif
Digitization SpecificationsThis JPEG2000 file was derived from a high-resolution (300 dpi, 24-bit) uncompressed TIFF image that was scanned from the original using an IDEAL/Contex Magnum 54" Plus wide format scanner, default color configuration. The TIFF files were also converted into both the JPEG and DjVu formats. These files are all loaded on the UNR Libraries' NAS server.
Languageeng
RelationPlates 54 & 55 from Johnson's New illustrated family atlas of the world, with descriptions geographical, statistical and historical... New York, 1862

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