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Title
The Sacramento Valley from the American River to Butte Creek
Names
United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers (Creator)
Riley, Bennett, 1787-1853 (Draftsman)
United States. Congress (31st, 1st session : 1849-1850). Senate (Issuing body)
United States. Army. Military Department, 10th (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Congress
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5488
Topics
Landowners -- California -- Sacramento Valley (Calif.)
Indians of North America -- California -- Sacramento Valley (Calif.)
Discoveries in geography
Historical geography
Sacramento Valley (Calif.)
California, Northern -- Discovery and exploration
California, Northern
California
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Surveyed & drawn by order of Gen'l. Riley, command'g 10th Military Dep't., by Lieut. Derby, Top'l. eng'rs, September & October 1849.
Citation/reference: Congressional information service. CIS U.S. serial set index. Pt. 14, Index and carto-bibliography of maps, entry 558 ( 31- 1) S.exdoc. 47, map 1
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 8, page 780, column 3, no. 1
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 55 x 44 cm, on sheet 58 x 46 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy imperfect: small pieces of map lacking
Description
Shows drainage, land ownership, ranchos, Indian locations, etc. Relief shown by hachures. "S. Ex. Doc. No. 47, part 2nd 1st. Sess. 31st Con. 122"-- Top left.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 13134094
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644295
Folder number: US038.4.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dc787850-1657-0136-9d06-434514c6abeb
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

  • 1849: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The Sacramento Valley from the American River to Butte Creek " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/f1ba6a60-1657-0136-a2d5-53d95b8db539

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The Sacramento Valley from the American River to Butte Creek " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 1, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/f1ba6a60-1657-0136-a2d5-53d95b8db539

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). The Sacramento Valley from the American River to Butte Creek Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/f1ba6a60-1657-0136-a2d5-53d95b8db539

Wikipedia Citation

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The Sacramento Valley from the American River to Butte Creek