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Sketch exhibiting the routes between Fort Laramie and the Great Salt Lake from explorations by J.C. Fremont, H. Stansbury Capts. Corps of Topl. Engrs., E.G. Beckwith Lieut. 3 Art., T.F. Bryan Lieut. Topl. Engrs., and F.W. Lander Chf. Engr. 8th. Pss. Pacific Wagon Road, War Dept: Office Explorations & Surveys.

Description: Map shows military posts, roads and trails, settlements, and explorers' routes across western territory of the United States [consisting of modern-day] Wyoming, Colorado, and Utah. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,000,000].
Date: 1858
Creator: United States. Office of Explorations and Surveys.
Item Type: Map

Sketch indicating the advancement of the surveys of the public lands and the military topographical and geographical surveys west of the Mississippi.

Description: Map shows explorers' and surveyors' routes, railroads, military sites, and Indian reservations. Includes explanatory notes, list of surveyors, and list of executive officers participating in surveys. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:3,000,000].
Date: 1879
Creator: Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
Item Type: Map

Sketch map of proposed army camp site at West Point, Ky.

Description: Map shows roads, railroads, bridges, towns, post offices, springs, creeks, rivers, and gas leases for Hardin County and portions of Meade and Bullitt Counties; street layout for town of West Point. Includes notes on terrain, soil, lumber, and population. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale 1:126,720 (2 miles = 1 inch).
Date: 1902
Creator: Parker, James
Item Type: Map

Sketch map of proposed army camp site at West Point, Ky.

Description: Map shows roads, railroads, bridges, towns, post offices, springs, creeks, rivers, and gas leases in Hardin County, Kentucky and portions of Meade and Bullitt counties. The street layout for the town of West Point is also indicated. Includes notes on terrain, soil, lumber, and population. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale 1:24,000.
Date: 1902
Creator: Parker, James
Item Type: Map

Sketch map of the Pan Handle of Texas.

Description: Map of late nineteenth century Texas panhandle shows counties, proposed railroad lines, existing railroad lines, land owned by the "Capital Company" [XIT Ranch], nearby public lands [Oklahoma panhandle]. Map of U.S. shows context of Texas panhandle and the states, major cities, railroads, and Dakota and "Indian Territory" in the rest of the country. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:2,000,000].
Date: 1885
Creator: James Barker & Co.
Item Type: Map

Sketch of a day's travel.

Description: Map shows geography and points of interest along mid-nineteenth century exploratory route in New Mexico Territory. Scale not indicated.
Date: 1846
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers.
Item Type: Map

Sketch of public surveys in New Mexico.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century settlements, township grid, areas of Native American habitation, and physical features for New Mexico, and portions of Indian Territory, Texas, and Utah. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,520,640].
Date: 1856
Creator: United States Surveyor General of New Mexico.
Item Type: Map

Sketch of public surveys in New Mexico.

Description: Map shows township grid, Indian pueblos and other areas of Native American habitation, mining activity, mineral resources, trails, wagon roads, military camps, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,520,640].
Date: 1860
Creator: United States. Surveyor General of New Mexico.
Item Type: Map

Sketch of the battle of Sacramento Feb. 28th 1847.

Description: Map shows United States and Mexican Army positions and troop movements during the 1847 battle. Includes index to troop positions. Includes troop and casualty statistics. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1847?
Item Type: Map