The Resource Map of route pursued by U.S. troops from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fé, New Mexico, via south side of Canadian River in the year 1849

Map of route pursued by U.S. troops from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fé, New Mexico, via south side of Canadian River in the year 1849

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Map of route pursued by U.S. troops from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fé, New Mexico, via south side of Canadian River in the year 1849
Title
Map of route pursued by U.S. troops from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fé, New Mexico, via south side of Canadian River in the year 1849
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
  • cat-rda
  • DigitalMapProject
Cataloging source
UPB
Characteristic
single map
Citation source
Tooley, Dictionary of Mapmakers, Rev. Ed., 2004
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1813-1883
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Simpson, J. H.
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
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1823-1863
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  • Kern, Edward Meyer
  • Champlin, Thos. A.P
  • United States
  • Edward Weber & Co
Relief
hachures
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  • Marcy, Randolph B.
  • Indians of North America
  • Military bases
  • West (U.S.)
  • United States
  • Arkansas River
  • Canadian River
Label
Map of route pursued by U.S. troops from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fé, New Mexico, via south side of Canadian River in the year 1849
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Relief shown by hachures
  • Shows Indian habitations, military outposts, river crossings, wooded areas, physical landmarks, wagon roads and trails from Fort Smith, Arkansas to Old Fort Holmes in Indian Territory en route to Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Includes table of distances and descriptive notes
  • In upper right corner of map: Senate Executive Doc. No. 12, 1st Session 31. Congress
  • "Map of Route pursued by U.S. Troops from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fé, New Mexico, via south side of Canadian River in the year 1849. Whilst serving as an Escort to a party of California Emigrants. Escort commanded and location and construction of Road directed by Capt. R.B. Marcy 5th Infy. assisted as far as Topofke Creek by Bvt. Capt. F.T. Dent 5th Infy. Exploration and Survey of the route by 1st Lieut. James H. Simpson, Corps U.S. Topl. Engrs."
  • "Projected and Drawn by Lieut. Simpson, assisted by Mr. E.M. Kern and Mr. Champlin."
  • Date from title
  • "Lith. by E Weber & Co., Balto"
  • North oriented toward upper right corner of map with note: "variation 9° east."
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataCoordinateStatement
[W 97°30'--W 94°30'/N 36°00'--N 34°30'].
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645000
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  • a
  • Scale [1:645,000]. "10 miles to 1 inch"
Content category
cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (1 TIF file (350 MB))
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Georeferenced (world file) : WGS84 Decimal Degrees.
  • Scanned map showing mid 19th century Santa Fe trail between Fort Smith and Old Fort Holmes.
  • DPI - 600
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Map of route pursued by U.S. troops from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fé, New Mexico, via south side of Canadian River in the year 1849
Link
Publication
Note
  • Relief shown by hachures
  • Shows Indian habitations, military outposts, river crossings, wooded areas, physical landmarks, wagon roads and trails from Fort Smith, Arkansas to Old Fort Holmes in Indian Territory en route to Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Includes table of distances and descriptive notes
  • In upper right corner of map: Senate Executive Doc. No. 12, 1st Session 31. Congress
  • "Map of Route pursued by U.S. Troops from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fé, New Mexico, via south side of Canadian River in the year 1849. Whilst serving as an Escort to a party of California Emigrants. Escort commanded and location and construction of Road directed by Capt. R.B. Marcy 5th Infy. assisted as far as Topofke Creek by Bvt. Capt. F.T. Dent 5th Infy. Exploration and Survey of the route by 1st Lieut. James H. Simpson, Corps U.S. Topl. Engrs."
  • "Projected and Drawn by Lieut. Simpson, assisted by Mr. E.M. Kern and Mr. Champlin."
  • Date from title
  • "Lith. by E Weber & Co., Balto"
  • North oriented toward upper right corner of map with note: "variation 9° east."
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataCoordinateStatement
[W 97°30'--W 94°30'/N 36°00'--N 34°30'].
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataProjectionStatement
645000
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scale [1:645,000]. "10 miles to 1 inch"
Content category
cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (1 TIF file (350 MB))
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Georeferenced (world file) : WGS84 Decimal Degrees.
  • Scanned map showing mid 19th century Santa Fe trail between Fort Smith and Old Fort Holmes.
  • DPI - 600
Specific material designation
remote

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