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Lawson's map from actual survey of the gold, silver & quicksilver regions of Upper California : exhibiting the mines, diggings, roads, paths, houses, mills, stores, missions & c &c. ... / by J.T. Lawson, Esq. ; engraved on stone by Edw. Herrlein.

Author:
Lawson, J. T. [Browse]
Format:
Map
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: Dewitt & Davenport, 1849?]
Description:
  • Scale [ca. 1:633,600]. 10 miles to 1 in. (W 123°00ʹ--W 120°00ʹ/N 40°10ʹ--N 36°00ʹ).
  • 1 map ; 38 x 54 cm
Notes:
  • Covers area from Santa Cruz to Pyramid Lake.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Shows drainage, roads, mines, etc.
  • Oriented with north to left.
  • "Together with a miniature map [scale ca. 1:11,000, 000] of the United States, Mexico and South-America showing the different routs [sic] to California &c. &c."
  • Also issued in a folder with cover title: Lawson's map of the gold, silver, and quicksilver dist. of California.
References:
  • Wheat, C.I. Maps Calif. gold region, no. 102 (reprod. facing p. 56).
  • Wheat, C.I. Mapping Transmississippi West, v. 3, no. 625
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Maps.
Place name(s):
United States New York New York.
Other title(s):
Map from actual survey of the gold, silver & quicksilver regions of Upper California
OCLC:
227535809
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