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W. Rose's revised chart of the Comstock Mines and Sutro Tunnel, State of Nevada.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century mining claims in Storey and Lyon counties in Nevada. Details include the location of mineral veins, roads, flumes, railroad lines, and the Sutro Tunnel; towns or settlements of Silver City, American Flat, Gold Hill Town, Virginia City, and Flowery Ridge; buildings, structures, roads, and mountain peaks in views. Includes two birdseye views and notes. Insets: [View of the area above] "Sutro Tunnel," and [View of] "The Mouth of Sutro Tunnel." Relief shown by hachures, spot heights, and pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:14,400].
Date: 1878
Creator: Rose, W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Comstock Lode and the Washoe mining claims in Storey & Lyon Counties, Nevada.

Description: Map shows mining claims, railroads, roads, mine shaft locations, mills, tunnels, township grid numbers, graveyards, and toll roads. Includes "List of mineral claims shown upon Parkinson's map of the Comstock Lode" on accompanying pages. Insets: [Continuation of main map to show "Flowery Dist." in section 23] and "Longitudinal section of the Comstock Lode." Relief shown by hachures, spot heights, by profile, and pictorially. Scale [1:12,000].
Date: 1875
Creator: Parkinson, T. D.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map showing detailed topography of the country traversed by the reconnaissance expedition through southern & southeastern Nevada : in charge of Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, U.S. Engineers, assisted by Lieut. O.W. Lockwood, Corps of Engineers, U.S.A. ; P.W. Hamel, chief topographer and draughtsman, 1869.

Description: Map shows mining districts, camps, astronomical stations, railroads, wagon roads, trails, springs, settlements, counties, and watershed. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:760,320].
Date: 1870
Creator: United States Army Corps of Engineers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Washoe District showing mining claims : Comstock mining and miners Plate III.

Description: Map shows mining claims by name, mine and shaft locations, flumes, roads, railroads, towns, businesses, ranches, and structures. Includes "explanation of lines." Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. Vertical contours at 50 feet intervals. Scale [1:18,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: Becker, George F. (George Ferdinand),1847-1919
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Horizontal Map North Virginia Mines, Comstock Lode.

Description: Map shows configuration of mine shafts with lengths, degree of slope, and some mineral content. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,200].
Date: 1872
Creator: United States. ‡b Army Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Topographical map showing the location of the Sultro Tunnel and the Comstock Lode

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century settlements, buildings, locations of mills and mining claims in the area of the Sutro Tunnel and the Comstock Lode in Nevada. Includes references and key to symbols. Relief shown by shading. Scale [1:31,680].
Date: 1866
Creator: Hoffmann, C. F. (Charles Frederick), 1838-1913
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Cross Sections Gold Hill Mines, Comstock Lode.

Description: Map shows configuration of mine shafts with depths, levels, and extent of mine. Includes explanation and notes. Relief shown by profile. Scale [1:2,400].
Date: 1872
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Horizontal Map Virginia Mine Workings, Comstock Lode.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century configuration of mine shafts with lengths, degree of slope, mining companies names, and some mineral content of a portion of the Comstock Load. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,200].
Date: 1872
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Section along the line of the Sutro Tunnel.

Description: Map shows depths of shafts and ravines along the length of the Sutro Tunnel in Nevada from its beginning to the west wall. Relief shown by profile and spot heights. Scale [1:7,200].
Date: 1871
Creator: Parkinson, T. D.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the state of Nevada

Description: Map shows Nevada counties, township grid, towns, military posts, Native American reservations, roads, springs, proposed railroad routes, mineral resources, and silver, gold, and copper mines as they existed during the mid-nineteenth century. Includes descriptive notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,140,480].
Date: 1866
Creator: United States. General Land Office.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Geological Map of the Eureka District, Nev.

Description: Map shows geology in Eureka and portions of White Pine counties in Nevada. Town of Eureka, mines, ranches, mills, trails, and roads are indicated. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Scale [1:86,400].
Date: 1883
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of public surveys in Nevada Territory: To accompany report of Surveyor Genl. 1862.

Description: Map shows township grid and "Lake Bigler" in western-most portion of Nevada Territory; roads, settlements, springs, buildings, ranches, mining activity, and mineral resources along western and southwestern border areas. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:253,440].
Date: 1862
Creator: Beale, Edward Fitzgerald, 1822-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Cross section of Sutro Tunnel, Plate 3.

Description: Map shows interior of Sutro Tunnel in Nevada with profiles of the air pipe, car, rails, and drains. Preliminary items are shown in blue. Scale [1:30].
Date: [1860..1878]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Horizontal map of Gold Hill Mines workings: Comstock Lode.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century named shafts, tunnels, structures, and mining company claims in the Comstock Lode region. Includes measured distances and depths. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,200].
Date: [1868..1888]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of Nevada].

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Nevada counties, Native American reservations, existing railroads, projected railroads, lakes, rivers, lava fields, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,168,000].
Date: [1875..1895]
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Comstock Lodes extending down Gold Cañon

Description: Map shows buildings, locations of mine shafts, ownership and property lines in American Flat and in Gold Cañon along Main Street. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:4,500].
Date: [1860..1880]
Creator: G.T. Brown & Co. Lith.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nevada.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Nevada railroads, Native American reservations, military posts, forest reserves, major cities and towns, lakes, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:4,600,000].
Date: [1900..1920]
Creator: C.S. Hammond & Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library