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Title
Alaska military expedition : in charge of Captain W.R. Abercrombie, U.S.A., Copper River and adjacent territory, 1898
Additional title: Copper River and adjacent territory, 1898
Names
Geological Survey (U.S.) (Creator)
Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927 (Creator)
Lowe, P. G. (Creator)
Schrader, Frank C. (Frank Charles), 1860-1944 (Creator)
Mahlo, Emil (Creator)
United States. Congress (55th, 3rd session : 1898-1899) (Issuing body)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Alaska

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Congress
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 18-882
Topics
Abercrombie, W. R. (William Ralph), 1857-1943
Copper River Region (Alaska)
Chugach Mountains (Alaska)
Alaska -- Discovery and exploration
Alaska
Alaska -- Copper River Region
Genres
Maps
Topographic maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Topography by Lieutnant P.G. Lowe, U. S. A., F.C. Schrader, assistant geologist, U.S. Geological Survey, and Emil Mahlo."
Statement of responsibility: In upper left corner "U.S. Geological Survey, Charles D. Walcott, Director."
Statement of responsibility: In upper right corner "Report, Public Resolution No. 25, 55th Congress, 3D Session."
Citation/reference: Congressional information service. CIS U.S. serial set index. Pt. 14, Index and carto-bibliography of maps, entry 3737 ( 55- 3) S.doc. 172, map 9
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 1, page 127, column 3, no. 5
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 77 x 51 cm, on sheet 86 x 57 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 54918
Description
Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. Contour interval approximately 250 feet. "Map 7"-- top center margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 41589753
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21511333
Folder number: US034.2.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2666cdf0-fd40-0135-31b8-4f6e13b4d05f
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Alaska military expedition " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/677021f0-fd40-0135-46ee-3984ef30cda4

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Alaska military expedition " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/677021f0-fd40-0135-46ee-3984ef30cda4

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1898). Alaska military expedition Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/677021f0-fd40-0135-46ee-3984ef30cda4

Wikipedia Citation

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Alaska military expedition