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Map of the country tributary to the Northern Pacific Railroad / compiled from English, Canadian, and American official sources and original surveys by Edward H. Knight, Jan. 1st 1871.

Map of the country tributary to the Northern Pacific Railroad / compiled from English, Canadian, and American official sources and original surveys by Edward H. Knight, Jan. 1st 1871.

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Difference between the elevations of the Northern Pacific and the Union Pacific Railroads.
Creator: Knight, E. H. (Edward H.)
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Date: 1871]
Publisher: s.n.,
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Description:
Covers northern United States from Lake Michigan to Pacific Ocean, and parts of Canada.
Shows cities and towns, coal fields, forts, isotherms, routes and trails, the railroad network and the proposed Northern Pacific Railroad. The line was constructed under an act of Congress approved by Abraham Lincoln, July 2, 1864. It was completed in 1883 and approximates the route of exploration taken by Lewis and Clark in 1804-06.
Includes distance list, text, and profile of "Difference between the elevations of the Northern Pacific and the Union Pacific Railroads."
Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
Physical Description:
1 map : hand col., dissected and mounted on linen ; 80 x 116 cm.
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Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000]
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BRBL_00538
Volume/Enumeration:
Sheets 1-2
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The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 15813017
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