Rio Colorado of the West.

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Map shows mid-nineteenth century routes of exploration and navigation along the Colorado River. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Scale [ca. 1:380,160].

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1 map in 4 segments ; 37 x 89 cm. each.

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Ives, J. C. 1858.

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  • Main Title: Rio Colorado of the West.
  • Alternate Title: Explorations and Surveys, War Department, map no. 1.

Description

Map shows mid-nineteenth century routes of exploration and navigation along the Colorado River. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Scale [ca. 1:380,160].

Physical Description

1 map in 4 segments ; 37 x 89 cm. each.

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Text: "Lettering by F. Courtenay" and "Ruling by Samuel Sartain."

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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  • 1858

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  • March 8, 2013, 9:50 p.m.

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  • June 20, 2013, 1 p.m.

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Ives, J. C. Rio Colorado of the West., map, 1858; [Washington]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth298410/: accessed February 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.