Topographical map of the mineral districts of California, being the first map ever published from actual survey

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Type of resource cartographic
Extent 1 map ; 43 x 58 cm.
Place San Francisco
Publisher Britton & Rey
Publication date [1853]
Issuance monographic
Language English
Map data Scale [ca. 1:1,267,200] ; W1243000 W1191500 N0420000 N0350000wW 124⁰30ʹ00ʹ--W 119⁰15ʹ00ʹ/N 42⁰00ʹ00ʹ--N 35⁰00ʹ00ʹ).


Creator Trask, John B. (John Boardman), 1824-1879


Genre Map

Bibliographic information

statement of responsibility by John B. Trask.
Note Relief shown by Hachures.
Note Map oriented with north to the left.
Note Shows California from the Oregon border to Mariposa.
Note Title also in French and Spanish.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 Unported license (CC BY-NC).

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