Colton's Utah & Colorado



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Colton's Utah & Colorado
Varying Form of Title
Utah and Colorado
Colton's Kansas
Item Description
Front - map no. 82
New York : G.W. and C.B. Colton and Co., [1874]
2 maps on 1 sheet: hand col. ; 29 x 36 cm on sheet 35 x 44 cm.
Relief shown by hachures.
In lower left-hand corner: 82.
Has ornamental border.
Longitude west from Greenwich on top, west from Washington on bottom.
Shows 20 counties, including Greenwood.
Inclusion of Greenwood County indicates publication date of between 1870 and 1874, since county was only in existence for a short time.
Shows D. & R.G. and Kansas Pacific Railroad lines.
Colorado River shown as both Bunkara and Grand River; Gunnison River shown as South Fork of Grand River.
Shows part of Nevada as south of Utah (pre-Arizona).
Included in Colton's General Atlas, Containing One Hundred And Eighty Steel Plate Maps And Plans, On One Hundred And Nineteen Imperial Folio Sheets, Drawn By G. Woolworth Colton... New York: G.W. & C.B. Colton, No. 172 William Street. 1874.
On verso: No. 80 Colton's Kansas.
Kansas: Includes county lines and approx. 80 counties, with established and proposed railroad lines marked.
Kansas: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1866 by G.W. & C.B. Colton in the Clerks office of the District of the United States for the Southern District of New York."
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Scale [ca. 1:3,100,000] (W 114°00'00ʺ--W 102°00'00ʺ/N 42°00'00ʺ--N 36°00'00ʺ).
Coded Cartographic Mathematical Data
a 3100000 W1140000 W1020000 N0420000 N0360000
a 1140480 W1020300 W0943500 N0400000 N0365900
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Gift of James Dahl, 2012, no. 50.
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