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Title Map of the military district, Kansas and the territories / Maj. Gen. G. M. Dodge, commanding, 1866; executed under the direction of Maj. Geo. T. Robinson, Chf. Engr.; drawn by T. H. Williams
Cartographer Dodge, Grenville Mellen (1831-1916)
Date
Document Type Map
Names Robinson, George T.; Williams, T. H.; Augur, Christopher Columbus (1821-1898)
Places Nebraska, Utah, Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota, Kansas, Wyoming, Colorado, Montana, United States
Keywords army, fort, railroad, frontier, government
Theme American Indians and the US Government
Culture Area Great Plains
Physical Description

1 map; 671 x 955 mm.

Sectioned into 28 panels; mounted on cloth and folded to 173 x 139 mm.

Additional Information

Bar scale of 50 miles = 41 mm. Scale at centre c.1:2,000,000.

Coordinates: (W 11825--W 9220/N 4915--N 3655).

At the Newberry Library in: 2tm Augur, Christopher Columbus, 1821-1898. Papers. --1780-1911.

The original manuscript was extensively revised following publication, and includes modifications to the projected transcontinental railroad route. See Thurman, Mel, 'Warren, Dodge, and later nineteenth-century army maps of the West' in Mapline no. 53 (March 1989), pp. 1-4; cf. Wheat, c.I., Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 5, pp. 188-190, no. 1142.

Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT Ayer MS 3008 box 2 folder 2 map 1
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue